problem with bash2.05b

Jochen Schroeder jschrod at
Thu May 6 09:08:02 PDT 2004 at wrote:
> Jochen Schroeder wrote{
> I'm not sure if I understand you correctly when you say that you cannot
> login. If you have a prompt you are already logged in, the prompt you 
> are seeing is the default bash prompt. What you might want is that your
> prompt looks like this [14:44:12]-jschrod:~$, if that is the case you 
> need to set $PS1 in /etc/profile and or ~/.bash_profile ~./bashrc. Have
> a look at the /etc/profile section in blfs, that should explain some 
> things, also man bash and the bash-prompt-howto on should help.
> Cheers
> Jochen
> }
> Thanks for the help,  
> I now have  a 'normal' login prompt (see attached file).  However I still
> cannot login with  ssh nor ftp.  Details are in the attached file.  I have
> checked vsftpd and ssh  installation/configuration   with other distributions
> (eg SuSE9 and they worked).  I have also checked /etc/password and the shell
> field are set to /bin/bash  for both root and normal user.
I can't help you with your ftp or ssh configuration, but try posting on 
blfs-support, you'll probably be able to find help there. lfs-support is 
for lfs related questions only, so ftp and ssh are off-topic here.


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