Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 111554
cant enter into super user mode
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
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Description of problem:
When i try to enter su mode , i am not able?
In a terminal I tried to enter as root as by 'su' and password.
I got error messages that password is invalid.
But the password is correct.
I can login as root directly,but from the other user i cant enter into
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Login as user but not as root.
2. Go to terminal(any shell) and try to enter into 'su' mode.
3. I get message like incorrect password.(the roor password typed is
How can get it resolved?
Actual Results: I should enter into su mode easily.
Expected Results: I cant enter into su mode.
$ man 5 securetty
reassigning to coreutils
What did you change since it last worked?
Old bug, not reproduced on current versions of the distribution.
Please reopen if it ever happens again.