Bug#57371: base-config doesn't properly set the root password
reassign 57371 base-config
> After selecting a root password in the base-config portion of the
> installation, I am unable to login with that password. The password
> entered for my default new user via adduser does work fine, however.
It would help me a lot if you're file this bug on base-config so I know what
version of that package you are trying to use. If it is < 0.14, your problem
is already fixed.
see shy jo