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Re: luks testing and source deb pkg

From: Vladimir 'φ-coder/phcoder' Serbinenko
Subject: Re: luks testing and source deb pkg
Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2011 11:56:53 +0100
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On 03.11.2011 10:38, Lukas Anzinger wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 18:59, Lukas Anzinger <address@hidden> wrote:
>> However after entering the password, the grub menu doesn't show up and
>> it states that the password is incorrect. I used 12345 which is
>> obviously very hard to misspell repeatedly.
> It seems that the function grub_getpassword() has problems with
> numbers coming from the numpad. I added some debugging printfs to the
> luks code and found out that the passphrase variable always contained
> an empty string.
> I then investigated the problem further and found out that it also
> happens if I place the password 12345 in the grub.cfg:
> ##
> set superuser="foo"
> password foo 12345
> ##
> I can only edit a boot entry if I enter 12345 *NOT* via the num pad.
Stupid question: numlock?
> This seems to be a bug in grub_password_get() or one of the functions
> it calls, like grub_getkey().
> Regards,
> Lukas
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Vladimir 'φ-coder/phcoder' Serbinenko

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