Bug 560 - xlock unlocks for all passwords when in user mode
xlock unlocks for all passwords when in user mode
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: xlockmore (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1998-12-22 11:03 EST by kabir
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1998-12-22 14:40:19 EST
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Description kabir 1998-12-22 11:03:25 EST
I have found the following bug with xlockmore.
When you are in user mode and you type an incorrect
password it will return you to your
previous  X-Windows session.

But when in root mode this problem does not exist.
Comment 1 Jay Turner 1998-12-22 14:40:59 EST
Unable to replicate problem in test lab.  Machine remained locked
unless I entered correct password for user that locked terminal, or
entered the correct root password.

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