Problems while Login to LFS

Joel Miller cheeziologist at
Mon Feb 21 14:27:20 PST 2005

Phoe6 wrote:
> While I have sucessfully compiled the LFS system, now I am facing
> problems during login.
> login prompt comes up and does not recognize root or any user. After
> any inpupt, the login prompt returns back.

Although I have never experienced this, several times on this list it 
has been reported that issues like this will happen if your loopback 
device is not brought up when your system boots.

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