Bug 3024 - blank password not allowed
blank password not allowed
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 3029
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: pwdb (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jay Turner
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Reported: 1999-05-24 23:23 EDT by pahe+redhat-bugzilla
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:37 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-05-27 17:35:23 EDT
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Description pahe+redhat-bugzilla 1999-05-24 23:23:40 EDT
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 17:35:59 EDT
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 3029 ***

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