Bug 972528 - root password dialog box lacks an option to show password
root password dialog box lacks an option to show password
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
7.0
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Assigned To: David Shea
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Reported: 2013-06-09 17:33 EDT by Petr Machata
Modified: 2015-05-04 21:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2014-07-17 08:55:46 EDT
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Description Petr Machata 2013-06-09 17:33:42 EDT
When installing RHEL 7 from RHEL-7.0-20130522.0 compose, in Anaconda, in the screen "Configuration", enter "Root Password" screen.  That screen doesn't allow one to view the password.  Some other dialog boxes (at least the ones at wifi setup and at ABRT do) do have this option.  

The same thing hold for "User Creation" screen.
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2014-07-17 08:55:46 EDT
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