[lfs-support] Unable to login

hans kaper spakyelj at xs4all.nl
Thu Oct 3 13:08:31 PDT 2013


Op Thu, 03 Oct 2013 22:05:25 +0200 schreef Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com>:

> hans kaper wrote:
>> I build LFS 7.4 from the book. It boots all-right but I cannot login:
>>
>> login: root
>> password: xxxxxx
>> crypt: Invalid argument
>>
>> Trying another user fails too.
>>
>> I double checked inittab and the shadow-build, but found no faults.
>> The same goes for the kernel-config file.
>>
>> What can be the reason of the failing login?
>
> Did you set the password for root?
>
>    -- Bruce
>

Of course.



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