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Re: [PATCH]Validation of root password with cracklib



On Mon, Dec 17, 2007 at 10:32:39AM +0900, HARA Hiroshi wrote:
> +                    ret = anaconda.intf.messageWindow(_("Bad Password"),
> +                                                  _("BAD PASSWORD: %s"
> +                                                    "\n\n"
> +                                                    "Would you like to continue with this "
> +                                                    "password?" % (msg, )),

"Bad password" is too vague. This message needs to explain that the password
isn't strong enough to meet some basic tests, not just that it's bad.

Plus, I'd like to see an easy option (something I could put in the boot
conf) to make continuing with a weak password not an option.

-- 
Matthew Miller           mattdm mattdm org          <http://mattdm.org/>
Boston University Linux      ------>              <http://linux.bu.edu/>


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