Bug 1411026 - On-Screen Keyboard (OSK) for Encrypted Disks for tablet/2-in-1
Summary: On-Screen Keyboard (OSK) for Encrypted Disks for tablet/2-in-1
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: plymouth
Version: 25
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2017-01-07 15:50 UTC by Justin
Modified: 2017-12-12 10:12 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2017-12-12 10:12:02 UTC
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Description Justin 2017-01-07 15:50:26 UTC
Description of problem:
When using encryption (LUKS) with a tablet/2-in-1 (latitude 7275).  You cannot decrypt the boot disk without a keyboard.  This can be problematic if you have to reboot and dont happen to have your keyboard.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Fedora 25 (Upgraded from 24).

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Reboot and boot with encrypted disk.

Actual results:
No way to enter passphrase.

Expected results:
When no keyboard is attached the OSK should be displayed.

Comment 1 Milan Broz 2017-01-08 11:54:58 UTC
Cryptsetup does not provide password query prompt, it receives password from responsible utilities.

But I think this is a real problem, there should be some OSK.

Reassigning to plymount (I think it displays the real password prompt on boot)...

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