[arch-general] root login @ console

Guus Snijders gsnijders at gmail.com
Sat Nov 14 16:14:41 UTC 2020

Op za 14 nov. 2020 03:50 schreef Jack Frost via arch-general <
arch-general at archlinux.org>:

> Thanks for the tip.  There were no pam.d/ files that had pam_tally and
> now pacnew files.  I am digging through pam man pages to see if I can
> figure it out.  Someone had to disable root access.  I commented out
> pam_securetty.so in all the files but still no luck.

You could also try reading the logs... (probably journald).

When the authentication fails, there is surely some message somewhere
stating /why/ it failed.

Mvg, Guus

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