[Konsole-devel] [Bug 304808] Password not encrypted

Bhupal Reddy p.bhupalreddy at gmail.com
Thu Aug 9 11:06:32 UTC 2012


--- Comment #2 from Bhupal Reddy <p.bhupalreddy at gmail.com> ---
Mr Jekyll Wu,

Thank you for your response. What you understood from my email is correct.
The password is not echoed in other terminal. Please let me know how to
overcome this.

Thanking you,

Yours faithfully,

-- Bhupal Reddy

On Wed, Aug 8, 2012 at 10:41 PM, Jekyll Wu <adaptee at gmail.com> wrote:

> https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=304808
> Jekyll Wu <adaptee at gmail.com> changed:
>            What    |Removed                     |Added
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>              Status|UNCONFIRMED                 |NEEDSINFO
>          Resolution|---                         |WAITINGFORINFO
> --- Comment #1 from Jekyll Wu <adaptee at gmail.com> ---
> You mean your password is echoed as it is instead of ***** when using
> command
> su to switch to another user in konsole?
> That is most likely a problem of su(or maybe sudo), but unlikely a problem
> of
> konsole(or any terminal emulator).  A simple test: try the same thing in
> another terminal emulator, say xterm or rxvt-unicode, and see whether your
> password is also visible there.
> By the way, please always fill the "Version" field when reporting bug .
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