[wp-hackers] Username Madness
nb at nikolay.bg
Wed Nov 4 11:53:36 UTC 2009
On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 16:24, scribu <scribu at gmail.com> wrote:
> Currently, in the wp_users table, there are 3 fields for the user name:
> Besides those, we have two fields in wp_usermeta:
> Instead of retaining a value, display_name should only remember the user
> 1 - user_login
> 2 - user_nicename
> 3 - first_name + last_name
> with 2 as the default value.
> Any thoughts?
We should have only one editable field: display_name and get rid of
nickname and first/last name.
There are two many languages, in which the name pair doesn't make any
sense. Also, one field is better than three.
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