[Pkg-shadow-devel] Bug#876737: login: sometimes fails
lazyvirus at gmx.com
Mon Sep 25 12:43:51 UTC 2017
* What led up to the situation?
Making a "su -" from within a terminal emulator tab, after at least one
system RAM suspension.
* What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or
When confirming, it immediately displays:
$ su -
su: Authentication failure
This is hitting all the same terminal emulator tabs,
but others TE aren't impacted.
* What was the outcome of this action?
Unable to su to the root account.
This began about 1~2 months ago (not sure about the timing though.)
* What outcome did you expect instead?
Being able to su - at any time.
-- System Information:
Debian Release: 9.1
APT prefers stable
APT policy: (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386
Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-3-rt-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE=fr_FR.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)
Versions of packages login depends on:
ii libaudit1 1:2.6.7-2
ii libc6 2.24-11+deb9u1
ii libpam-modules 1.1.8-3.6
ii libpam-runtime 1.1.8-3.6
ii libpam0g 1.1.8-3.6
login recommends no packages.
login suggests no packages.
-- no debconf information
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