Bug 825406 - RFE: Encryption passphrase prompt should probably tell the user if CAPSLOCK is on [NEEDINFO]
RFE: Encryption passphrase prompt should probably tell the user if CAPSLOCK i...
Status: NEW
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: plymouth (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-05-25 19:57 EDT by Luke Macken
Modified: 2016-09-19 22:47 EDT (History)
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Description Luke Macken 2012-05-25 19:57:46 EDT
As a usability improvement, it would be nice if the plymouth would tell the user that their caps lock key is on while prompting for their encryption passphrase.
Comment 1 gingerling 2014-04-08 10:33:43 EDT
Hi, I don't even have a capslock light working at that stage :/


https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1053167

I have hand tremors and its very difficult for me to enter my password with out a capslock symbol or light :S
Comment 2 sedrubal 2016-01-04 20:39:21 EST
+1
Comment 3 Martin Ueding 2016-05-30 15:16:52 EDT
Especially on the laptop keyboard I accidentally hit the capslock key and mess up all password attempts after that. Any indication (either on screen or with the LED) would be very much appreciated!

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