[Sugar-devel] Replacing Illegal character ':' in username (SL #2152)

Bernie Innocenti bernie at codewiz.org
Thu Sep 30 10:25:39 EDT 2010

On 09/30/10 01:13, Martin Langhoff wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 1:32 PM, Dipankar Patro <dipankar at seeta.in> wrote:
>> With reference to bug : http://bugs.sugarlabs.org/ticket/2152
> The diagnosis of the bug is incorrect. We never use the user-selected
> 'nickname' as a username in the XS. We do provide it as in the GECOS
> info, and there may be a bug in that.

The diagnosis of the bug is vague: the Sugar username becomes the UNIX
*gecos* on the XS.

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