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Item4846: Installation process SNAFU if you don't set a configure PW

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Engine   Urgent Closed   minor 4.2.0

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Scenario:
  • New user installs TWiki
  • Visits configure, saves without setting a pwd for configure
  • Visits TWikiAdminGroup, intending to elevate themselves to god status
  • Can't change it, cos it's restricted to TWikiAdminGroup
  • Can't log in sudo=sudo cos they didn't set a configure pw
  • Stuck, weeps, abandons TWiki
Possible solution:
  • Force setting a pw in configure
  • Add doc to TWikiAdminGroup to explain how to log in sudo

-- TWiki:Main/CrawfordCurrie - 18 Oct 2007

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Summary Installation process SNAFU if you don't set a configure PW
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.CrawfordCurrie
Codebase

SVN Range TWiki-4.3.0, Fri, 12 Oct 2007, build 15261
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Priority Urgent
CurrentState Closed
WaitingFor

Checkins TWikirev:15322 TWikirev:15323
TargetRelease minor
ReleasedIn 4.2.0
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Topic revision: r8 - 2008-01-22 - KennethLavrsen
 
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