Bug 904228 - Horrifically bad UI/messages when user doesn't enter password for encrypted root in time
Horrifically bad UI/messages when user doesn't enter password for encrypted r...
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 868421
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: systemd (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2013-01-25 14:37 EST by James Antill
Modified: 2013-01-25 16:04 EST (History)
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Description James Antill 2013-01-25 14:37:16 EST
Description of problem:

 If you have an encrypted root and reboot your machine, it used to stop at the prompt for password box ... now this dialog goes away after a set amount of time and systemd prints a message that looks a _lot_ like your drive/installation is completely broken and needs rescuing/reinstalling.
 There is also no way out of this (that I could see) other than to hard powercycle the machine.
Comment 1 Rahul Sundaram 2013-01-25 16:04:22 EST
This is a known and well documented issue. 


*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 868421 ***

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