Bug 76969 - Cannot unlock X with the root password when logged in as a regular user.
Cannot unlock X with the root password when logged in as a regular user.
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 19958
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: xscreensaver (Show other bugs)
8.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2002-10-30 06:53 EST by Wouter Liefting
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:32 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-10-30 06:53:58 EST
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Description Wouter Liefting 2002-10-30 06:53:51 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.75 [en] (Windows NT 5.0; U)

Description of problem:
Cannot unlock X (GNOME and KDE) with the root password when logged in as a regular user.

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Login as a regular user (runlevel 5)
2.Lock the screen
3.Try to unlock with the root password
	

Actual Results:  Did not unlock

Expected Results:  Should unlock

Additional info:

Might also be a PAM bug (/etc/pam.d/xscreensaver). Don't know.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2002-10-30 22:32:08 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 19958 ***

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