Login failure after successful PAM LDAP authentication

John Lane john at lane.uk.net
Tue Oct 26 12:50:22 PDT 2004

> This means you have a problem in your coreutils install.  In the LFS
> instructions, we pass the POSIX2_VERSION parameter to coreutils, which
> allows it to understand the older syntax for head and tail.  If your
> system isn't accepting this, you WILL have other issues as well.
Quite correct! I must have mis-typed it when installing, as i do
remember that parameter because it seemed so odd. I've rebuild coreutils
and tail -1 now works. Thanks for all the help.

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