[K12OSN] Server hang and locked out of other servers

Dan Young dan_young at parkrose.k12.or.us
Tue Dec 7 16:49:29 UTC 2004

On Mon, 2004-12-06 at 21:25 -0800, Eric Harrison wrote:
> On Tue, 7 Dec 2004 dahopkins at comcast.net wrote:
> > Also, when this system is down, I can't even log onto the other
> > K12LTSP servers as root since they claim that they can't
> > authenticate.  I have nsswitch.conf set with
> >
> > passwd:     files ldap
> > shadow:     files ldap
> > group:      files ldap
> >
> > on all the systems which I thought meant use local files first, but
> > this doesn't seem to be working. (It used to though).
> I've seen this on RH9 & FC1. There is a change you can make to 
> /etc/pam.d/system-auth to keep this from happening, but I can't seem to
> find it right now. I'll keep looking, it's in my mail spool somewhere ;-)


Comment #40 has a workaround. Looks like it's included in FC3.

Dan Young <dan_young at parkrose.k12.or.us>
Parkrose School District

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