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Bug 1514062 - Setting 2 factor authentication from command line could be made clearer.
Summary: Setting 2 factor authentication from command line could be made clearer.
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Status: ASSIGNED
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ipa
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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low
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: IPA Maintainers
QA Contact: ipa-qe
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-11-16 15:17 UTC by Paul Vine
Modified: 2019-03-25 17:12 UTC (History)
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Description Paul Vine 2017-11-16 15:17:13 UTC
When you set 2 factor authentication (password + OTP) in the GUI you check a box that clearly states you are choosing 2 factor authentication which includes password and OTP. However if done through the command line the option is called OTP which the documentation states equates to 2 factor auth. Additionally the chapter title in the doc says "Command Line: Enabling OTP Authentication" which is really incorrect. It should be enabling 2 factor auth (password and OTP).

Comment 2 Florence Blanc-Renaud 2017-11-20 16:50:04 UTC
Upstream ticket:
https://pagure.io/freeipa/issue/7270


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