Bug 1292830 - grub2-setpassword broken on non-english machines
grub2-setpassword broken on non-english machines
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: grub2 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Peter Jones
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2015-12-18 08:01 EST by Harald Reindl
Modified: 2016-12-20 12:08 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 12:08:34 EST
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Description Harald Reindl 2015-12-18 08:01:27 EST
without "LANG=C" you end here:

[root@testserver:/etc/grub.d]$ grub2-setpassword
Enter password:
Confirm password:

[root@testserver:/etc/grub.d]$ locate user.cfg

[root@testserver:/etc/grub.d]$ cat /boot/grub2/user.cfg
GRUB2_PASSWORD=Passwort eingeben:
Passwort erneut eingeben:
PBKDF2-Prüfsumme Ihres Passworts ist grub.pbkdf2.sha512.10000.094C7CFED3F6F9D9854C821E48C6D2909C720B806BF69303D5782EA31790AF2ACD89ED73DA4A53C1B94D7E37EC240AAEEA85E779E1C88DE0ECA899747479F130.C7CEB0D35AF519B3C616871AF2BE9C02B151EBFA57162192DF45DA39FF80F871E1D1D87FCFD7C33016412BA835AEA8FECCFA44431C8EA0B43150F62FE5BBB0EE
Comment 1 Harald Reindl 2015-12-18 08:08:27 EST
just start "/usr/sbin/grub2-setpassword" with "LANG=C" as you should *always* make sure when you parse random output in scripts that you know in which language tey are coming
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