Re: gdm crash
- From: David Seery <djseery btinternet com>
- To: George <jirka 5z com>
- Cc: gdm sunsite dk
- Subject: Re: gdm crash
- Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2004 23:15:38 +0000
On Fri, 2004-02-13 at 17:38 +0000, George wrote:
> [ccing the list again since it may be of interest to others]
> The problem is specific to 22.214.171.124; the 2.4.4.x branch works properly.
> Ahh, ok, good.
I'm sorry about the confusion here.
> > However, I noticed 126.96.36.199 on the ftp site, and the problem does not occur here
> Some crashes were in fact fixed here. I think in fact the crypt/shadow
> auth was broken in .0, is this what gentoo uses? (If so, someone should poke
> them to upgrade to PAM, because for all it's flaws, PAM is better then
> nothing :)
I believe Gentoo does use PAM, but it is possible that I didn't have it
set up correctly. I'm rebuilding PAM with what seem to be the right options
turned on; it's possible it wasn't using the passwd database before.
Thanks for all your help,
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