[ANNOUNCE]: Pre-Release of new livecd

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Jan 29 08:32:17 PST 2005

Jeremy Huntwork wrote:

> And finally, there is one known issue with the current iso that I can't seem
> to track down.  Whenever I bring up my network on the cd, logins on the
> terminals hang.  I can login in multiple terminals just fine before I bring
> up the network, but once the network is up, I can't login.  Current
> terminals continue to work, but logins fail.  Then, if I take down the
> network, I can login again.  Sound like a problem with shadow, or iproute2?
> The same issue occurs on various network cards and regardless of whether I
> use dhcpcd or a static ip.

This may be related to firewall issues affecting the loopback ("lo") 
device. Are your network startup/shutdown scripts enabling any 
firewalling with iptables? If so, I'd disable that temporarily to see if 
it affects the problem.

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