Completed Ch 4.4, Now Cannot Login

Andrei A. Voropaev av at
Wed Feb 9 01:01:29 PST 2005

On Tue, Feb 08, 2005 at 11:39:24AM -0800, jetfirespam wrote:
> I have just completed chapter 4.4 of LFS 6.0, setting
> up the environment via the new bash files as directed.
> Now, I cannot log in again as my unprivileged user. I
> can log in as root just fine, and the superuser (su)
> command allows me become the lesser user, but the main
> Red Hat 8.0 login prompt denies me. Whenever I try, a
> dialogue box reports: 
> "Your session lasted less than 10 seconds. If you have
> not logged out yourself, this could mean that there is
> some installation problem or you may be out of disk
> space. Try logging in with one of the failsafe
> sessions to see if you can fix this problem."
> When I trying looking at the offered
> ~/.xsession-errors file, it is completely blank.
> Any suggestions would be very much appreciated.

Did you check your disk space?

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