Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 6440
TUI: Account editor in text install (requires newt focus fix)
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:52 EDT
After selecting to create an account, if the passwords do
not match, after pressing enter, the screen goes back to
the first empty field, rather than the password field.
This issue has been assigned to a developer for further action.
The problematic behavior is still present in RHL6.2.
Should be fixed in latest release, please verify in test lab.
verified this is NOT fixed in the last winston build ... after entering
non-matching passwords, the cursor is placed back in the username text field,
not the password field ...
The ability to set focus does not currently exist in the Newt libraries. I
can't implement a fix until it exists. Depends on bug #21959
Since the fix for this involves extending the funtionality of Newt, I'm going to
defer this bug. In my opinion, there's too much effort involved for a very
We have decided not to change the behavior at this time. Marking as Won't Fix.