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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.5 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020809
Description of problem:
It is impossible to create a username longer than 8 characters long during GUI
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start GUI installation
3.Try to add "alexander"
Actual Results: "alexande"
Expected Results: "alexander"
You can create users post-install with the redhat-config-users.
Oh, and why can't anaconda do it then? (Just curious)