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Bug 971439 - change default cloud-init user to "fedora"
change default cloud-init user to "fedora"
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cloud-init (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Garrett Holmstrom
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-06-06 10:12 EDT by Matthew Miller
Modified: 2013-09-13 17:48 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-09-13 17:48:35 EDT
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Description Matthew Miller 2013-06-06 10:12:16 EDT
By rough consensus on the Fedora list, the default user should be "fedora". 


The strong minority view was "no default user at all"; there is also a case to be made for using ec2-user for Amazon EC2.

I think we should address the latter two with clear documentation, as is relatively easy to use cloud service metadata to get something other than the default.
Comment 1 Garrett Holmstrom 2013-09-13 17:48:35 EDT
This was fixed in cloud-init-0.7.2-3.fc19.

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