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Re: User Experience improvements for Anaconda

clumens redhat com wrote:
> > Root Password
> > =============
> > - It will warn you after you hit Next if your password fails for various
> >   reasons (length, strength, type of characters, etc.).  We could do that as
> >   you type as well.  That already exists in firstboot so doing it in anaconda
> >   is consistent.
> > - This screen is also a whole lot of grey and is just asking to be merged or
> >   killed.
> Okay, fine, I'll go ahead and suggest it.
> Why don't we remove this screen entirely?  Lock the root account by
> default, force creation of a new user, and set that user up with sudo
> access.  We can preserve the root password command in kickstart.

I wouldn't enjoy that.  I set all my machines up with NIS.  Not one has
a local user account.


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