Bug 174255 - Full name entry box doesn't accept . (dot)
Summary: Full name entry box doesn't accept . (dot)
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firstboot   
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Version: 5
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Chris Lumens
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Reported: 2005-11-26 18:16 UTC by François Kooman
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-11-30 19:35:04 UTC
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Description François Kooman 2005-11-26 18:16:21 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; nl-NL; rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20050922 Fedora/1.0.7-1.1.fc4 Firefox/1.0.7

Description of problem:
I've always used "F. Kooman" as Full Name in Firstboot when creating a user account. This doesn't work anymore. It works in "system-config-users. Is this a bug or a feature?

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install FC5-t1
2. Create Useraccount during firstboot
3. Use a name with a dot in it ("F. Kooman" for example)

Actual Results:  The name 'F. Kooman' contains invalid characters. Please use only letters, numbers, whitespace an the underscore character.

Expected Results:  Be able to create the account.

Additional info:

It's also impossible to use "Fran�ois Kooman" as Full name, it won't accept the � char.

Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2005-11-30 19:35:04 UTC
We'll just use system-config-users for validation of this information so there's
only one set of rules to remember.  Try test2 and see if it works for you.

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