Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 589888
login prompt doesn't show inserted characters
Last modified: 2014-01-12 19:11:34 EST
Created attachment 412258 [details]
Description of problem:
After doing a minimal installation the login prompt doesn't show any characters typed on the keyboard. This changes when "enter" is pressed. Then the password: string appears directly after "login:".
After cancelling that, typing a username and login is possible.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. minimal installation
2. try to type something for username
enter username isn't possbile at first
should be able to enter username right from the start
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Hat Enterprise Linux major release. Product Management has requested further
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It's mingetty(8) program who ask for login name (at least first time).
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 586040 ***