[Bug 265472] /boot/loader: lua autoboot timer restarts if menu password is set

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Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2023 04:15:42 UTC

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A commit in branch stable/13 references this bug:


commit f0cb73450966fd064015efc8fc0342a44f9eb1d7
Author:     Cyrus Rahman <crahman@gmail.com>
AuthorDate: 2023-04-16 02:30:41 +0000
Commit:     Kyle Evans <kevans@FreeBSD.org>
CommitDate: 2023-04-20 04:15:15 +0000

    loader: lua: disable autoboot timer after password entry

    In the lua loader, if one sets a password in loader.conf, the
    autoboot_delay timer will start before the menu is displayed.  One can
    interrupt the autoboot and bring up the menu by entering a keyboard
    character before the timer expires.

    If this is done a prompt for the password is displayed.  Entering the
    password will bring up the menu, but the timer will again start and
    another keyboard character must be entered or autoboot will abort the
    menu and boot the system.

    PR:             265472
    Reviewed by:    kevans
    MFC after:      3 days

    (cherry picked from commit 0ab68e9272b573becdb42edf2b4419cb7ab04707)

 stand/lua/password.lua | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

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