[Python-Dev] Too many Python accounts

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Mon Nov 16 20:13:10 CET 2009

Michael Foord wrote:
> Martin v. Löwis wrote:
>>> Would it be possible to detect a change of provider and then offer the
>>> option to migrate the account to the new provider (so long as it does
>>> not conflict with another account)?
>> That would be possible - but again complicate the UI.
> Why? You should only need to present this option *after* the user has
> authenticated 

That's what I mean - it's another HTML form to present, in certain

It would be easier to change the underlying ID silently, and
refuse login if that then would conflict with an existing account.


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