Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 831592
Requires password of disabled (no password) administrator account
Last modified: 2013-07-31 19:28:03 EDT
Description of problem:
Trying to escalate rigts of a standard account results in polkit asking for administrator password of a disabled account -> no escalation possible
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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Go to User Accounts
2. Make sure you have at least one standard account (in which you are logged in) and one administrator account
3. Disable the only administrator account
4. Lock and try to unlock the settings again
It asks for password of the administrator account, which there is none, you won't be able to unlock the settings
Skips the disabled account and asks for root, or another password of another account
Would be great if polkit asked, against which user does one wish to authenticate instead of forcing lowest UID
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