root password

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jul 26 11:06:28 PDT 2001


On Thu, Jul 26, 2001 at 05:20:22PM +0200, Martin LORANG wrote:
> > On Thu, Jul 26, 2001 at 02:21:51PM +0200, Martin LORANG wrote:
> > > You're right : the prompt "I have no name!" appears
> > > the first time after the creation of /etc/nsswitch.conf
> > > the file is coorect.
> > > What else is wrong ?
> > 
> > Did you ever exit chroot and re-enter is after Glibc was intalled, and
> > then again after bash was installed?
> 
> Yes ! At each step...
> If I delete /etc/nsswitch I get the right prompt and I can change
> root's password.

Strange. What does your /etc/nsswitch.conf file look like?

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