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Re: [SLE] no user login - again...
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 8 Jul 2006 12:18:20 +0200
  • Message-id: <200607081218.21342.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 08 July 2006 11:38, pburness wrote:
> Hi,
> It's happened again. For some unknown reason I have lost the ability to
> login as any user other than root. This is via console or X.
> The last time it happened I had to re-install from scratch! Don't want to
> do that again. I've checked hard drives - there is plent of space on all
> partitions. Shell is /bin/bash - same as is used by root.
> Can anybody explain the process of login and what programs / files are used
> so I can check they are all there etc. One other symptom that may help is
> if I do a su to another user I get /bin/bash :permission denied - what
> permissions should be on bash?

bash should be rwxr-xr-x (755)

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