[K12OSN] Users can't login

Brian Fristensky bfristen at shaw.ca
Wed Dec 1 01:56:16 UTC 2010

> Brian,
> In your etc/hosts file ,,,append to the ;
> ,,,,servername.domainname servername    ,,,along with the
> localhost.localdomain localhost
> entries
> Reboot the the server ,,service network restart ,,,will not do it,
> See if this helps?
>  You are showing the actual servername *only* in your ipv6 setting, as
> your hosts file reads right now,,(No ipv4 entry)for localhost.
> ::1    orpheus    localhost6.localdomain6    localhost6
>>From the errors that are showing up in the ltsp build it appears there
> are most likely multiple problems.


I think your message got garbled, as evidenced by the
runs of commas and the semicolon. But what I did try was to add
the ip4 hosts, which had not been in the /etc/hosts file created
by Fedora13.  I can see what you're saying by also adding
servername.domainname, but I'm not sure what to put there, because the
server and terminal are both a router, hence the IP address.

Anyway, here's what I tried, with the same result. LTSP boots fine,
but users trying to login keep betting kicked out to the login prompt.   orpheus # Added by NetworkManager       localhost.localdomain   localhost localhost4	 
localhost4.localdomain4 orpheus
::1     orpheus localhost6.localdomain6 localhost6

(the localhost4 line above is wrapping in my mailer. It should
be on the same line as


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