[Mageia-discuss] Username

Thomas Backlund tmb at mageia.org
Tue May 1 22:19:17 CEST 2012

01.05.2012 23:02, Renaud (Ron) Olgiati skrev:
> According to IEEE Std 1003.1, 2004 Edition, usernames can be made up of all 
> the characters in the Portable Filename Character Set [A-Z][a-z](0-9].-_
> Yet userdrake only accepts lower-case letters.
> Anyone knows why the restriction ?

Because it's enforced so it works with _any_ auth service that does not
cope with other than lower-case letters


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