Re: Password problems...

Gary Gapinski wrote:
Barely Audible wrote:
When I boot the box it ignores the auto login and ends with the blue
login screen. I enter the user/password and it gives brief flash of
files loading, black screen and then I'm back at the login screen.

This sounds like your X session is terminating.

Place the system at init level 3, log in, then run startx and watch for

doing this and logging in under the user name results in...

xinit: Connection refused (errno 111): unable to connect to X srever
xinit: Mo such process (errno 3): Server Error

Logging in under the root user runs it okay..



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