Re: GDM 'authentication failed'
Rick Pasotto wrote:
When no one's watching over your shoulder, type your password into the
username field to double-check that they keys are producing the correct
characters. I suspect that maybe gdm is looking at a slightly different
keyboard mapping than the console is.
Today I restarted X after several months and as soon as I enter a user
name I get an 'authentication failed' error box so I can't log into X.
This is before it asks for a password. I can login to a regular console
fine. I get the same message when I select the 'configure' option from
I am running testing and have installed all the curently available
packages in sarge. HELP!