Search found 7624 matches

by remoulder
Fri May 09, 2008 5:22 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Unable to log into user account
Replies: 6
Views: 1194

Re: Unable to log into user account

Thanks Mike for your continued help, afraid this didn't work. Was already pretty sure I'd entered the passwords exactly the same, so don't quite understand why they should be different in the shadow file, but just to make sure I did as you suggested and entered a simple password via root login, but ...
by remoulder
Fri May 09, 2008 4:14 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Unable to log into user account
Replies: 6
Views: 1194

Re: Unable to log into user account

I have now checked the group files and they are also the same, however the shadow files are different. in Kubuntu, the entries for root and mike are: root:!:13962:0:99999:7::: ... mike:$1$rSK/Pbut$uNv2HRxVzk0XvgCNN9X10.:13962:0:99999:7::: with most other entries just having *:13962:0:99999:7::: at t...
by remoulder
Fri May 09, 2008 3:38 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Unable to log into user account
Replies: 6
Views: 1194

Re: Unable to log into user account

Hi AvanceIT, have checked both passwd files and the userids are identical as I thought. This was something I was careful about when I set it all up, and it has been working fine until the other day.
by remoulder
Fri May 09, 2008 1:29 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: Unable to log into user account
Replies: 6
Views: 1194

Unable to log into user account

Hi all, I have a triple boot machine consisting of Mint 4, Kubuntu Hardy and Windows, each in it's own partition, with the 2 linux installs sharing the same home partition. I am unable to log into Mint under my normal user a/c though I can login as root. I can also login via Kubuntu and access my ho...

Go to advanced search