[MNT-20712] Login to activiti-admin app does not work if first two characters are uppercase Created: 12-Jun-19  Updated: 02-Jul-19

Status: Open
Project: Service Packs and Hot Fixes
Component/s: APS Administrator
Affects Version/s: Alfresco Process Services
Fix Version/s: Alfresco Process Services .N

Type: Service Pack Request
Reporter: Sandeep Reehall Assignee: APS Team
Resolution: Unresolved Votes: 0
Labels: None
Remaining Estimate: Not Specified
Time Spent: Not Specified
Original Estimate: Not Specified

Bug Priority:
Category 3
ACT Numbers:




When a user is created in activiti-admin app, where the first to characters of the user name are uppercase, the user will not be able to log in using this username.

Supporting evidence

Steps to reproduce
1. As admin create a new user in activiti-admin, where the first two characters are upper case, e.g.

User Name: JBlogs
Password: password
Firstname: Joe
Lastname: Blogs
Email: <empty>
Read-only user: not checked

2. Attempt to log in to activiti-admin using this new user

Expected Behaviour

The user should be able to log in with the created user name.

Observed Behaviour

The user cannot login and an error message "Invalid Credentials" is displayed.

Additional Analysis

  • Reproduced in current latest APS release
  • The following is logged in tomcat's localhost access logs:
    [12/Jun/2019:11:13:39 +0100] "GET /activiti-admin/app/rest/account HTTP/1.1" 500 5


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