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Bug 53796 - Enabled LDAP and missing network messes up console login for root
Summary: Enabled LDAP and missing network messes up console login for root
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 55193
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: authconfig
Version: 7.3
Hardware: ia64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tomas Mraz
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-09-18 22:00 UTC by Zeke Harris
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-15 07:48:26 UTC

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Description Zeke Harris 2001-09-18 22:00:50 UTC
Description of Problem:
In Console, root can't login if ldap is configured and the network is down.
You get "System Error" and a screen reset, and another login prompt.

KDM works, however.

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

How Reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure ldap (or don't and just enable it)
2. nuke the network
3. try to login

Actual Results:
"System Error" and screen reset to login prompt.

Expected Results:
local users (root) overrides missing network 

Additional Information:

Comment 1 Tomas Mraz 2004-10-15 07:44:21 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 55193 ***

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