Bug 3024 - blank password not allowed
Summary: blank password not allowed
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 3029
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: pwdb
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jay Turner
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Reported: 1999-05-25 03:23 UTC by pahe+redhat-bugzilla
Modified: 2015-01-07 23:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-05-27 21:35:23 UTC

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Description pahe+redhat-bugzilla 1999-05-25 03:23:40 UTC
It is not possible to log in with a blank password.

This is problem if you forget the root password, boot
into single user mode and reset the password.

I do not use shadow passwords.

It seems as if the nullok option from pam_pwdb is ignored.

Comment 1 Dale Lovelace 1999-05-27 21:35:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 3029 ***

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