Bug 8891 - Bad user account name is accepted
Summary: Bad user account name is accepted
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Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer
Version: 6.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael Fulbright
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2000-01-26 11:26 UTC by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-04 21:19:07 UTC


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Description Tim Waugh 2000-01-26 11:26:10 UTC
At the user account configuration screen, a full name like 'Gaspode: The
Wonderdog' is accepted, but results in a null string being used.  The name
just shouldn't be accepted to start with.

Comment 1 Matt Wilson 2000-02-04 20:15:59 UTC
In text mode, I assume -- This info is important.


Comment 2 Matt Wilson 2000-02-04 20:43:59 UTC
fixed in cvs.


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