FESCo Meeting Minutes (2015-03-04)

Chris Adams linux at cmadams.net
Thu Mar 5 15:56:41 UTC 2015

Once upon a time, Adam Jackson <ajax at redhat.com> said:
> False.  It's entirely reasonable for a product to mandate an appropriate
> security policy, so until and unless we move account creation entirely
> to firstboot, it's something the installer will have to expose.

The installer should not enforce a policy that does not match the
installed system.  AFAIK the "passwd" command will still let root use
any password (with just a warning), so the installer should do the same.

It sounds like that's the decision FESCo approved.
Chris Adams <linux at cmadams.net>

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