Bug 158565 - After updating fc3 root password reset to unknown?
After updating fc3 root password reset to unknown?
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: passwd (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tomas Mraz
Mike McLean
: 158640 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2005-05-23 12:26 EDT by Enrique Quiroz
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-08-03 04:31:07 EDT
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Description Enrique Quiroz 2005-05-23 12:26:37 EDT
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Description of problem:
I installed fecdora core 3 and after regullar config I started the Up2date agent and accepted all proposed updates and let it install them. After rebooting, tried to do modify some settings and asked me for "root password" I entered it and tried 
several times and it keeps saying the given password is incorrect

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.call for su
2.enter password
3.rights denied

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Comment 1 Tomas Mraz 2005-05-23 12:36:46 EDT
The problem is there was no passwd package update after fc3 release.
This must be some other package problem, you should somehow isolate what package
update created the problem.
Also can you try logging in as root using the text console login?
Comment 2 Tomas Mraz 2005-05-24 11:32:49 EDT
*** Bug 158640 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Tomas Mraz 2005-08-03 04:31:07 EDT
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