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Bug 132424 - specifying autlogin doesn't work anymore
specifying autlogin doesn't work anymore
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: util-linux (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Elliot Lee
Ben Levenson
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Blocks: FC3Target
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Reported: 2004-09-13 05:09 EDT by Florian La Roche
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-14 19:59:57 EDT
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Description Florian La Roche 2004-09-13 05:09:19 EDT
Description of problem:
Specify "mingetty --autologin user" in /etc/inittab and see /bin/login
fail to work

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Comment 1 Piergiorgio Sartor 2004-10-01 15:43:20 EDT
I do not know if related, but something like:

telnet localhost

fails, with three times "Login incorrect"
/var/log/secure reports 3+1 times:

login: FAILED LOGIN SESSION FROM lazy FOR (null), Authentication failure

Also telnet from other machine gives same result

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