Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 8452
Login to Root from vt100 emulator fails (PC Windows-NT)
Last modified: 2016-04-29 22:39:59 EDT
I am attempting to login as a remote user from a PC (WindowsNT) viaTCP/IP.
I get the login banner from the RedHat linux server asking for userid and
password. I input root/pebbles94 which are valid from the console but are
rejected at the emulator. The log file shows the message "Login failed 1
from 18.104.22.168 for root, authentication failure. Can you tell me what
I missed in the configuration.?
You are using telnet, where, as a security feature, root login's are
not permitted because you are logging in from the network. Try adding a user,
and login as that user. Then, if you need root access, try doing
Commit pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/origin
Merge pull request #8456 from soltysh/issue8452
Merged by openshift-bot