Fwd: login problem with 2.3

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 10 05:26:53 PDT 2000


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From: "Dave Nejdl" <myfender at worldnet.att.net>
To: <gerard at linuxfromscratch.org>
Subject: login problem with 2.3
Date: Wed, 9 Aug 2000 22:23:09 -0400
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There's a problem with login using the 2.3 and 2.4-test kernels: it hangs
for about a minute until it gives you a shell. This delay is caused by nis
resolving. The fix is to add "publickey: files[NOTFOUND=return]" to the
nsswitch.conf file. A lot of people have been asking about this and I think
it would be helpfull to put it in the next LFS release.

You were probly already aware of this, but just in case :)

Dave Nejdl

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