Commit a6b5eed3 authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers
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A random password is not any stronger than a disabled, that is unusable, password.

parent a78eb265
......@@ -81,13 +81,6 @@ the branch `feature/better_root_access_control`.
This feature now [[!taglink todo/wait]]s for [[TailsGreeter]].
Random Password at Boot + TailsGreeter
How about randomly generating a root password at boot and having [[todo/TailsGreeter]] run as root allowing TailsGreeter to set a root password if a user gives one? If the user opts out of providing a root password, the randomly generated one stays, therefore being a bit more secure than leaving root's password as none.
Gentoo uses this for its Live/InstallCD and you have to change the root password during the installation or you will forever have an unknown, randomized root password.
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