In addition to the admin-initiated workflows for user creation (including batch admission of cde users), unprivileged users (most prominently, anonymous ones) can initiate account creation for the realms ml, event and assembly.
core/genesis/request, each user can provide the data which will be required
to create a persona in a respective realms. Additionally, helpful auxiliary
information is provided, like a reason or an attachment confirming you are
eligible for cde membership. After submitting the form, the case is
and an email is sent to the user to confirm their email address. Afterwards, the case
Any such case appears on
core/genesis/list and can be modified by the relative
admins of the respective realms, to fix mistakes (potentially after communication with
the user) etc. For cde accounts, a past event and past course can
be provided here – usually the one that made the account eligible for admission.
what happens when a request is finalized? Doppelgangers?
While persona realm transitions are quite restricted, genesis requests can transition freely between the allowed realms. In this process, no data is removed even if it is not applicable for the currently selected realms. Therefore, it is persistent under idempotent realm transformations like cde -> ml -> cde.
Instead, it is ignored during the actual account creation.