Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 415761
Root login (in New Root Shell) using finger reader in konsole is wonky
Last modified: 2014-03-31 19:44:31 EDT
Everything works as expected if you try to open 1 root shell - you get the
"Password or swipe finger: " promt. But if you open another one before you scan
your finger or log in, you get only 'Password:' in the second tab. After that
you can't even use the finger reader to log in in the first tab.
1) start konsole
2) Session -> New Root Shell
3) Session -> New Root Shell
a) Shell in second tab doesn't show the 'Password or swipe finger:' prompt
b) It's not possible to use finger reader to login in the first tab
Forgot to add - I'm running fully updated F8, some of the package versions that
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I'm stopped using the finger reader for auth, so I don't care anymore.
Sorry, none of us kde-sig'ers have such a reader, so didn't have much chance to work on this.
I'll take don't care as -> WONTFIX (for now).
Well, I have one, but it's only supported by the latest development version of libfprint, so I didn't get around to try it out at all yet.