Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 184157
beagleindex username exceeds 8 characters
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:26 EST
Description of problem:
The username "beagleindex" is 11 characters in length and violates a long
standing convention of 8 character maximum username lengths.
This has a real world impact in the output of the "ls" and "ps" commands.
Besides the visual glitches and mis-alignments from those commands, they are
often used as input to shell scripts which might mis-execute when their input
Hmmm, it seems tricky to change it now though. The current name is already in
Fixed in 0.2.7-1.