Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 85467
Unable to change RHN account password.
Last modified: 2008-02-13 15:13:09 EST
Description of problem: Unable to change password.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Current version of RHN's website.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enter valid password and password Confirmation on the "Account Details" form.
2. Upon clicking "Update" the password revert to the previous passwords.
Actual results: I am unable to change my RHN account password. I've
try several passwords which are valid on RH Linux.
what browser are you using? can you change any other fields on that page, or is
password the only one misbehaving? do you get an error message?
Browser: I've tried mozilla-1.3b, galeon-1.3.2 ( beta ). And thinking that it
was problem with the beta releases on the browser, I also downloaded:
mozilla-i686-pc-linux-gnu-1.2.1-installer.tar.gz ( and installed just the
and in all three cases I was unable to change the password. Let me know if
you'd like to use the mozilla RPMS which ship with phoebe3. galeon-1.3.2 is the
RPM provided by the galeon team and mozilla is from the RedHat8x_RPMS from
Other fields: Using all browsers I was able to change: First Name, Last Name
I enter the password twice. Click update and the old password returns.
A quick update. I also tried to change the password on a RedHat 8.0 using
mozilla-1.0.1 and galeon 1.2.6 both are RedHat RPMS.
Addition to comment #3, I was unable to change the password using either galeon
o r mozilla.