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Bug 2164

Summary: xscreensaver-2.0.9 don't grok my password
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: David Miller <davem>
Component: xscreensaverAssignee: Cristian Gafton <gafton>
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Version: 6.0CC: msw
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Description David Miller 1999-04-13 08:19:06 UTC
The update to xscreensaver-2.0.9 in the current build
cases the password entry prompt to always fail.

To reproduce: lock screen, tap a key, try to enter user's
password, it will always fail

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-04-13 14:06:59 UTC
Arrgh. Everyone can duplicate this except me.
- are you using shadow passwords (I'm assuming yes)
- are you using NIS (I'm assuming no)
What version of PAM are you running?
It looks like we might have to turn the setuid bit back on.

Comment 2 Preston Brown 1999-04-13 20:59:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2126 ***

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 1999-04-13 21:19:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 2126 ***