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[openFATE 313139] One letter usernames
Feature changed by: Andreas Jaeger (a_jaeger)
Feature #313139, revision 2
Title: One letter usernames

- openSUSE Distribution: Unconfirmed
+ openSUSE Distribution: Rejected by Andreas Jaeger (a_jaeger)
+ reject date: 2012-01-17 09:58:32
+ reject reason: see comment #1.
Requester: Important

Requested by: Mats Söderström (mazu)
Partner organization:

The minimum allowed username length is two letters, I see no reason why
this can't be changed to one.

Business case (Partner benefit): To save hassle configuring ssh, nfs, etc.

+ Discussion:
+ #1: Andreas Jaeger (a_jaeger) (2012-01-17 09:58:18)
+ /etc/login.defs defines the format, you can change it locally. This is
+ a long standing custom on Linux and 2 letters works for the majority of
+ users just fine.

openSUSE Feature:

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