Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 84495
root password is disregarded in interactive kickstart install
Last modified: 2008-01-17 12:49:42 EST
I'm pretty sure this had been filed before, but I couldn't find any open bugs on
this, so I'm assuming it was unintentionally closed as WONTFIX for some earlier
release and posting it again.
A rootpw --iscrypted line in a kickstart file is ignored if the kickstart
install is interactive. I believe the reason has to do with the encrypted
password not being suitable for use in the interactive password form, but there
must be a way to preserve it so as to not require the password to be entered by
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 55672 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.