Bug 5871

Summary: The installer doesn't accept passwords with spaces
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Matthias Urlichs <smurf>
Component: installerAssignee: Matt Wilson <msw>
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Version: 6.1CC: smurf
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Description Matthias Urlichs 1999-10-12 07:57:16 UTC
If I create a user with a password that contains spaces, the
installer will crash with a Python error message when it
creates the actual /etc/passwd file.

Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-10-21 17:31:59 UTC
This issue has been forwarded to a developer for further action.

Comment 2 Jay Turner 2000-02-11 20:45:59 UTC
This issue is resolved in the latest installer available in beta.