T2: login fails before I can enter a password
I have installed T2 on my hard drive. At the login prompt, I type a
username "root" and the login immediately fails without asking for a
Using a rescue disk, I examined /etc/passwd and it contains:
and /etc/shadow contains:
Why can't I login?
Linux User: #370818 http://markhobley.yi.org/
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