moving /home

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at
Mon Dec 5 03:10:30 UTC 2005

On Sun, 2005-12-04 at 20:54, Claude Jones wrote:
> On Sun December 4 2005 9:20 pm, Craig White wrote:
> > at any rate, /var/log/messages should give you a clue what the problem
> > is.
> touch /.autorelabel didn't change a thing
> var/log/messages looks clean as a whistle
> This is quite a mystery. When I have the new drive mounted, I get to the login 
> screen, put in my info, it flashes to the familiar blue background for a 
> moment, then the display goes black, and after a few moments the login screen 
> returns. 
> The only thing in var/log/messages is some cdrom failed to open messages

Hit ctl-alt-F1 and try a text mode login.  Maybe you will get a
meaningful error message.   Maybe it's the owner/permissions
on the /home mount point.

  Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at

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