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Srikara.D
Occasional Contributor

virtual terminal login

hi,
as i try to login through virtual termila by pressing ctrl+alt+fn iam getting a login screen but when i type in my username and password .. iam getting back the login prompt.. need help

thanks
srikara
4 REPLIES
Jeeshan
Honored Contributor

Re: virtual terminal login

Hi

Copy here your /etc/securetty file.
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Srikara.D
Occasional Contributor

Re: virtual terminal login

console
vc/1
vc/2
vc/3
vc/4
vc/5
vc/6
vc/7
vc/8
vc/9
vc/10
vc/11
tty1
tty2
tty3
tty4
tty5
tty6
tty7
tty8
tty9
tty10
tty11
Jeeshan
Honored Contributor

Re: virtual terminal login

it seems ok to your file.

I guess the user you wanna login, this account may be expired or the user have invalid shell.

Check the /var/log/messages file for more info
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Jeeshan
Honored Contributor

Re: virtual terminal login

did you got your problem?

If got your problems assign points, it will help you got prompt support
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