Bug 46768 - '?'considered an invalid character by rhn_register
'?'considered an invalid character by rhn_register
Product: Red Hat Satellite 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Registration (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Cristian Gafton
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2001-06-30 06:50 EDT by Jon Ferguson
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:46 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-06-30 06:50:11 EDT
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Description Jon Ferguson 2001-06-30 06:50:08 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.76 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.2-2 i686)

Description of problem:
The web version of registration can except '?' in passwords, rhn_register
cannot.  Error dialog:  The server indicated an error:
	ERROR: The username contains invalid characters.
	 INFO: password contains character '?'

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run rhn_register
2. fill out name and password using an '?'
3. press next.. Error dialog pops up

Actual Results:  Error dialog pops up..

Expected Results:  No error.. web version accepts.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 2001-07-05 18:23:56 EDT
Fixed in development, new code will be deployed soon

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