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As of 11.07.09, this web site is again able to accept logins from users who have registered for an account and who have been accepted as site users.  In fact any site user has been able to login since the site was created in March 2009.

However, in March 2011 the web hosting server for this web site was "hacked." During the hack several server-side code files for this web site were destroyed. My (the site administrator's) efforts from March 2011 through June 2011 to identify and replace the destroyed files failed. However, on July 9, 2011, as an experiment I backed-up the site and over laid all of the web site's code files with the complete "full package" for this version of Joomla, i.e. v1.5.23. All the user interface problems for logged-in users and for site administrators existing from Mar-Jun 2011 had disappeared. (Update: but they reappeared after 11.07.09.)

How I fixed the broken-bits of the Joomla v1.5.23 March-June 2011: