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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0007070Kali Linux[All Projects] General Bugpublic2021-03-09 04:25
Reporterzellchristensen Assigned Toarnaudr  
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Product Version2021.1 
Target VersionFixed in Version2021.2 
Summary0007070: Default hostname changes from "kali" to "debian" after clicking "Go Back"
DescriptionDuring graphical install, if a user enters an invalid hostname (i.e. "-" )under the network configuration section and clicks "Go Back" the default hostname is filled in with "debian" instead of the original initial "kali".
Steps To ReproduceProceed through graphical installation as normal.
Enter a minus sign, "-", as the hostname.
Next window says that it's invalid.
Click "Go Back" button.
Default hostname changed from "kali" to "debian".



2021-03-09 03:40

manager   ~0014291

Thanks for the report! I just pushed a fix:


2021-03-09 04:24

manager   ~0014292

Note that I forwarded the issue to the Debian bug tracker:

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2021-02-27 13:09 zellchristensen New Issue
2021-03-09 03:40 arnaudr Note Added: 0014291
2021-03-09 03:40 arnaudr Assigned To => arnaudr
2021-03-09 03:40 arnaudr Status new => assigned
2021-03-09 04:24 arnaudr Note Added: 0014292
2021-03-09 04:25 arnaudr Status assigned => resolved
2021-03-09 04:25 arnaudr Resolution open => fixed
2021-03-09 04:25 arnaudr Fixed in Version => 2021.2