Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Re: Best practices for 1.5 configurable user model and profiles

Thanks Shawn. So what is your take? Only authentication data in User? Separate Profile model and app? 

On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 12:07:55 PM UTC-5, Shawn Milochik wrote:
Do a search on the history of the django-developers mailing list.
There are many reasons, and they were discussed for literally years.

Some of the main ones that come to mind:

first_name/last_name is US-centric.
e-mail address field length was too short.
e-mail address could not be used as the username

You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Django users" group.
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to
To post to this group, send email to
Visit this group at
For more options, visit

No comments:

Post a Comment