login problem

thorsten fly_a320 at gmx.de
Mon Jan 3 00:42:32 PST 2005

I had the same problem sometime, there may be more than one answers to 
the question, the one that helped me:

do you have iptables installed?
if yes, check that you allowed loopback access
iptables -A INPUT -i lo -j ACCEPT
iptables -A OUTPUT -o lo -j ACCEPT


Fisherss wrote:
> when my system has been loged on tty1 and woked for minutes, a problem emerged:
> loging on other ttys spend 2 or more minutes (I input the user name and password correctly)
> maybe the reason is shadow, on LFS5.0 I ignored the installation of shadow, there is no the same problem. 
> Someone know the solution for this problem?

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