Re: Sid login problem (delay)... PAM or something else?
Kenward Vaughan wrote:
> I noted on my Dec. 10 dist-upgrade of Sid that logging off of a virtual
> terminal had a large delay introduced (minutes, it seems). An error
> msg. is spit out after a bit:
> INIT: Id "2" respawning too fast: disabled for 5 minutes
> This does NOT happen with the console (tty1).
> Googling noted the existent getty was having trouble based on bad
> libraries or some other issue. I checked what it is linked to:
> root:/home/daddy# ldd /sbin/getty
> libc.so.6 => /lib/libc.so.6 (0x40023000)
> /lib/ld-linux.so.2 => /lib/ld-linux.so.2 (0x40000000)
> libc6 was not in the upgrade list. I don't know where ld-linux is.
> There is nothing odd in etc/inittab (all lines regarding respawning are
> /identical except the runlevels--the default of which is set for 2).
> Anyone know what the issue likely is? My subject: came from
> remembering PAM issues some time ago, but for other login problems.
Same problem here. We have 25 boxes running Debian and the two that got the
upgrade (in Sarge) have this problem.
As well as NIS died also.