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Bug 84192 - Xscreensaver refuse to accept my password.
Summary: Xscreensaver refuse to accept my password.
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Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: pam
Version: phoebe
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2003-02-13 09:39 UTC by Dams
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:34 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2003-02-13 16:40:32 UTC


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Description Dams 2003-02-13 09:39:13 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.7 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20021216

Description of problem:
I have bound a key to call "xscreensaver-command -lock" in metacity to
automagically lock my display.

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


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. xscreensaver-command -lock
2. after the display is locked, press a key to make the login/passwd window pop
3. enter your password.
    

Actual Results:  My password is refused like if i entered a wrong password.

Expected Results:  xscreensaver should disappear and i should see the my gnome
desktop again.

Additional info:

I did try to retype my password 25 times slowly just to be sure but it didnt
help. If i press ctrl-alt-f1 and log in console to kill the xscreensaver, my
whole session is killed as well.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-02-13 16:40:32 UTC
Upgrade to pam-0.75-48.


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