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Bug 502

Summary: /etc/securetty missing `console'
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: rth
Component: setuptoolAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Version: 5.2   
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Description rth 1998-12-17 01:21:36 UTC
2.1.something added a real console device, c 5 1.
Using that, root can't log in until securetty is updated.

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1998-12-17 21:20:59 UTC
This bug should be reported to the Red Hat Rawhide release bug
tracking system. This section is for stable release Red Hat only.

Comment 2 Aleksey Nogin 1998-12-18 01:32:59 UTC
According to http://www.redhat.com/product.phtml/RH5020, RH 5.2 is
supposed to be kernel 2.2 ready, isn't it? Does not that mean that all
incompatibilities between new 2.1.x kernels and RH 5.2 should be
considered RH 5.2 bugs?