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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?
Quote:
...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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