Root login in rawhide and display managers

Denis Leroy denis at
Wed Sep 19 13:08:29 UTC 2007

Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> Denis Leroy wrote:
>> Creating a normal user is not mandatory in anaconda (as it should be).
>> Maybe anaconda should only enable the option if no normal users were 
>> creating during installation ? The idea here is to avoid a scenario 
>> where after a successful X installation you just can't login into the 
>> system!
> There was some discussions in fedora-desktop list into moving this 
> option away from first boot into Anaconda itself so that this would be 
> mandatory.

Wait, make creating a normal user mandatory ?!? I don't know who's on 
fedora-desktop, but it must be people with absolutely no real-life 
experience with linux systems and how they're used.

Just ask your RHEL customers.

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