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Bug 158565 - After updating fc3 root password reset to unknown?
Summary: After updating fc3 root password reset to unknown?
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: passwd
Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tomas Mraz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
: 158640 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-05-23 16:26 UTC by Enrique Quiroz
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-08-03 08:31:07 UTC

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Description Enrique Quiroz 2005-05-23 16:26:37 UTC
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Description of problem:
I installed fecdora core 3 and after regullar config I started the Up2date agent and accepted all proposed updates and let it install them. After rebooting, tried to do modify some settings and asked me for "root password" I entered it and tried 
several times and it keeps saying the given password is incorrect

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce: for su
2.enter password
3.rights denied

Additional info:

Comment 1 Tomas Mraz 2005-05-23 16:36:46 UTC
The problem is there was no passwd package update after fc3 release.
This must be some other package problem, you should somehow isolate what package
update created the problem.
Also can you try logging in as root using the text console login?

Comment 2 Tomas Mraz 2005-05-24 15:32:49 UTC
*** Bug 158640 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 Tomas Mraz 2005-08-03 08:31:07 UTC
No response from reporter.

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