Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 87579
kickstart ftp installs can't take firstname.lastname@example.org passwords
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:52:32 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003
Description of problem:
I tried a kickstart install over FTP. The server supports anonymous FTP, so I
gave it a username of "ftp" and a password of "email@example.com".
The installer got confused since it translates this as something like
and then tries to nslookup a machine named "firstname.lastname@example.org".
Since some FTP servers really check for a "valid" email address, this should
probably be fixed.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.create kickstart file with FTP user/pass of email@example.com
Does it work if you use %40 instead of the literal '@'?
Closing due to inactivity - please reopen if you have additional information to add.