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  Reply # 1606568 8-Aug-2016 20:23
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@freitasm some Slack accounts may be under different logins (eg, with mine it is me@domain.nz instead of me@domain.co.nz) so could be worth making it a field you can edit but this is totally up to you. It could encourage some members to ensure their email addresses are up-to-date ;)





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  Reply # 1606570 8-Aug-2016 20:26
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Ok, here's what I am doing: the field comes pre-populated but you can change the email before hitting send. Only registered users have access to the self-invite page. There's a reCaptcha to prevent robots (yes, even logged in users could put a robot there to DDoS).

 

Please help test here: Geekzone Slack channel self-invite page and post feedback so I can tweak it.





 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1606594 8-Aug-2016 20:45
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Joined. All very easy - thanks @freitasm.


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  Reply # 1606954 9-Aug-2016 13:20
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freitasm:

 

Ok, code is done but I have a question before I release it.

 

I am coding so that only Geekzone users access the page. I am filling the email with Geekzone email address. Should I make this field read-only or people would like to be able to use other addresses?

 

 

I'd prefer my email addresses to be kept private if possible. 


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  Reply # 1608780 10-Aug-2016 17:45
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Hi folks. Earlier today our Slack team hit a soft limit - we reached the max number of invitations available. I contacted Slack and soon after they lifted the limit. If you have requested an invite but did not receive an email then please try again.





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  Reply # 1609842 10-Aug-2016 21:00
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I suppose it is too late to recommend the better-in-every-way open source alternative? https://www.mattermost.org/


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