Bug 177940 - Misleading System User screen in Firstboot
Misleading System User screen in Firstboot
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firstboot (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Chris Lumens
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: 178627 (view as bug list)
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Blocks: FC6Target
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Reported: 2006-01-16 13:17 EST by Clyde E. Kunkel
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-03-10 10:50:20 EST
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Description Clyde E. Kunkel 2006-01-16 13:17:27 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8) Gecko/20060103 Fedora/1.5-4 Firefox/1.5

Description of problem:
Clean install of FC5T2 from CDs. On firstboot the screen for System User caused me to pause a bit.  To me, a system user is one with privileges like root.  I think that substituting 'computer' for 'system' would make more sense.  The screen would be titled Computer User and the prompt would read:

    "It is recommended that you create a computer 'username' for     regular (non-administrative) use of your computer.  To create a computer username, please provide the information requested below."


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
FC5T2

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Clean install of FC5T2
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Actual Results:  System User screen msg as described above.

Expected Results:  Suggest that computer vice system be used.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2006-01-22 20:07:55 EST
*** Bug 178627 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Chris Lumens 2006-02-01 11:57:45 EST
I can't fix this for FC5 because we're already well past the freeze for
translations.  Adding to the FC6 tracker so I'll remember to do this right after
the release, though.

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