Root login in rawhide and display managers

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Wed Sep 19 14:08:51 UTC 2007

On Wed, Sep 19, 2007 at 06:23:28PM +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> 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. This is indeed a good thing to do in this instance. Do file a 

No way -- that would be a regression. Moving this to firstboot was a huge
step forward.

If you put it in anaconda and make it mandatory, what do you plan to do in
environments with network-based accounts?

> RFE in Anaconda. The idea was to entirely get rid of first boot if 
> possible in the desktop spin.

Pushing stuff to Anaconda ain't the answer.

Matthew Miller           mattdm at          <>
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