Logging in as root

C.D.McDiarmid cliffy at cliffhangers.screaming.net
Mon Nov 13 11:40:48 PST 2000

> Perhaps somehow the login programs wants that file there (updated util-linux 
> perhaps? or updated shadow password? I'm still building a new lfs system with 
> the updated shadow utils and util-linux to test this). Create it like this:
> #begin /etc/securetty
> tty1
> tty2
> tty3
> tty4
> tty5
> tty6
> #end /etc/securetty
> See if this works

Thanks, but no such luck.    I made the necessary alterations in login.defs to
account fot /etc/securetty, but it has had no effect.


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