root password gone and gdm bolixed

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Sun Nov 1 21:26:40 UTC 2009

On Sat, 2009-10-31 at 16:51 -0400, Clyde E. Kunkel wrote:
> Rawhide update to 20091030 on Oct 31 and gdm just cycles trying timed 
> login and su - password not working (sudo passwd root does work and 
> changed root's password to what it was and now su - password working).
> Anyone know which update was the culprit?  Or is this a Halloweeen joke?

Without any kind of useful information with which to diagnose, it's
impossible to say.

Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
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