Password echoing

Tim Waugh twaugh "at" redhat.com
Tue, 14 Nov 2000 10:32:25 +0000


On Mon, Nov 13, 2000 at 04:48:23PM -0800, Todd A. Jacobs wrote:

> I get a password prompt in X windows. The problem is that the password
> echoes to the screen, instead of masking with *'s or something. Is there a
> way to change this behavior?

It's an Xaw bug from the libraries that come with XFree86 4.x. :-(

I have a hacky patch, but I think it's completely wrong.  Here it is
anyway:

<URL:http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=19231>

Tim.
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