Re: PAM failing authentication

Subject: Re: PAM failing authentication
From: Murias O'Ceallagh (
Date: Sat Feb 10 2001 - 13:21:22 MST

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>If you can't log in at console then forget ftp, telnet, and whatever else you
>were trying.
>How did you create these users, useradd? And did you subsequently set a
>password for them (passwd <userid>)?

Yeah, I found that this was the problem. For some reason the useradd
command does not like the -p option to add the passwd, the usermod -p
didn't like it either, so yeah, I needed to passwd <user>. Then it
worked. I should have posted and let ya'll know that I had fixed it.


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