Description of problem: When trying to register a new instance remotely, I observed that it prints the password on the terminal.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 389-admin-1.1.40-1.el7dsrv.x86_64
How reproducible: Consistently
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install directory server 10.0 packages on RHEL7.1 machine.
2. Run register-ds-admin.pl script to register an existing instance to a remote admin server.
3. Choose "y" when it asks whether you want to register remote server with the local configuration server.
Enter Remote hostname: cloud-qe-22.idmqe.lab.eng.bos.redhat.com
Enter Remote port: 1189
Enter Remote bind DN: "cn=Directory Manager"
Enter Remote bind password: Secret123
Actual results: Clear text password on the command line.
Expected results: Password shouldn't be visible.
Enter Remote port: 1222
Enter Remote bind DN: cn=Directory Manager
Enter Remote bind password:
If using SSL, enter certificate db directory:
Password not printed in the command line. Hence, marking the bug as Verified.
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.