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Re: [SLE] loggin into kde as root not working
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 28 May 2003 04:58:43 +0200
  • Message-id: <200305280458.44975.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Wednesday 28 May 2003 04.53, Infra wrote:
> when i try to login to kde as root it says my password is invalid even
> though i type in the correct address. also, if i log in as a user and open
> a terminal window and try to become root by typing "su" then the correct
> password it says the password is wrong. also, when i try to go to the
> control center, it asks for the root password but says it's the wrong one
> when i type it in.

If you get a message saying it's the wrong password in three different places,
what leads you to believe that it's the correct password? Can you log in as
root anywhere using that password?

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