Bug 10422 - Kickstart does not set root password correctly using shadow
Kickstart does not set root password correctly using shadow
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 10377
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
6.2
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
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Reported: 2000-03-29 16:44 EST by ciamac moallemi
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-03-30 13:16:27 EST
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Description ciamac moallemi 2000-03-29 16:44:54 EST
My ks.cfg file contains:
auth --useshadow --enablemd5
rootpw --iscrypted xxxxx
Kickstart sets the password in /etc/passwd, not /etc/shadow, resulting
in a system with no root password set.
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-03-30 12:12:59 EST
*** Bug 10437 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Michael Fulbright 2000-03-30 13:16:59 EST
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 10377 ***

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