Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 434835
Screensaver does not unlock if no password is set
Last modified: 2015-01-14 18:20:29 EST
Description of problem:
If a user is logged in and has no password assigned to his/her account, and the
screensaver kicks in and it is configured to lock the screen (i.e. request
password), then the user cannot unlock the desktop afterwards.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create user w/ no password.
2. Log-in as said user.
3. Set gnome-screensaver to lock the screen when it's run
4. Attempt to unlock screen by entering <blank> for the password.
Screen is not unlocked.
Screen should be unlocked, because <blank> is the password.
Select "Switch user". Log in as same user, don't need a password.
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