Current TODO list and Changelog for 2.3.5

Mike Burns netgeek at
Sat Jun 17 11:29:30 PDT 2000

On Thu, 15 Jun 2000, Peter Harke wrote:

> hi,
> what's about to find a fix for the strange login problem when updating to
> kernel 2.3.x?
> On my system it takes round about 2 minutes after login till bash-prompt
> comes
> up. if i use a wrong password "login incorrect" comes up suddenly". 
> i can remember that i am not the only one, who is having the problem. 
> Or is there already a fix for?

Try added (or modifying) /etc/login.defs to include:


(120 = seconds to wait after login failure).

Mike Burns <netgeek at> [Web site temporarily down]

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