What is meta? ×
Meta Stack Exchange is where users like you discuss bugs, features, and support issues that affect the software powering all 130 Stack Exchange communities.

When I press login (using Stack Exchange), the next page shows the "signup" option first, post-loading the "signin" option. I sometimes click on signup quickly, but use then the signin way. When this happens, the response on login is "File/Page not found."

Signin works fine, if I don't click signup beforehand.

Reproduce this as follows:

  1. Go to http://stackoverflow.com/users/login

  2. Click "log in with Stack Exchange"

  3. Click "click here to sign up"

  4. Now don't sign up; rather, sign in using your credentials

  5. You should now see a 404.

Using Firebug, the 404 POST request is


Host openid.stackexchange.com

Referer https://openid.stackexchange.com/affiliate/form?affId=4&background=transparent&callback=http%3a%2f%2fstackoverflow.com%2fusers%2fauthenticate&color=black&nonce=xyz%3d%3d&openid.sreg.requested=email&signupByDefault=false&onLoad=signin-loaded&authCode=xyz

share|improve this question
Posting the URL will help. –  user7116 Aug 17 '12 at 18:42
mypwd <-- be sure that really ISN'T it –  Cole Johnson Aug 17 '12 at 19:50
4a4a4a try sending me an email, mailto:e@ma.il –  metadings Aug 17 '12 at 19:51

You must log in to answer this question.

Browse other questions tagged .