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Re: suddenly only root can login

 --- Richard Weil <rcweil@yahoo.com> wrote: 

> I'm running sarge on a fairly reliable machine. Today,
> for some reason, no one but root can log on to the
> machine. All of the users are still on the system.
> Once logged into the system as root, it is impossible
> to su to one of the users. Also, none of the users who
> access the system via samba can logon either.

Sounds like a PAM issue to me. Check /etc/pam.d/*

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