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Old 25th September 2008
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Originally Posted by darken View Post
When I connect Authentication failed
Authentication can fail for many reasons. Here are several:
  • You are using an invalid userid -- right now, your only valid userid is "root"
  • The root password is blank
  • root login is not permitted -- the default is to allow it
  • Password Authentication is disabled -- the default is to allow it
Where are you connecting from? What userid are you using?
...Password file busy
Are you trying to run adduser from multiple consoles? Are you trying to use vipw at the same time as adduser?

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