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Bug 866393

Summary: superuser password MUST not be requested for a untouched boot
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Harald Reindl <h.reindl>
Component: grub2Assignee: Peter Jones <pjones>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 17CC: bcl, dcantrell, dennis, mads, pjones
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Last Closed: 2012-10-15 05:26:46 EDT Type: Bug
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Description Harald Reindl 2012-10-15 05:24:46 EDT
set timeout=2
set superusers="root"
password_pbkdf2 root grub.pbkdf2.sha512.10000.***********************************

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/GRUB_2
> "superusers" is magic, and from that point on everything should 
> be password protected except booting the default entries. 

this is NOT true

booting the default entry also requests the password

AGAIN: can we PLEASE have grub2 final for F17 instead a beta6
Comment 1 Mads Kiilerich 2012-10-15 05:26:46 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 840204 ***