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Old 08-13-2005, 12:22 PM   #1
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su error: password invalid


Hi all.

I'm getting a invalid password error when I su to root, but I when I log to the machine as root I use that password and it's correct...

Does anyone knows whats happening???

thx..
 
Old 08-13-2005, 01:07 PM   #2
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That happened to me a while ago, after an accidental removal of the suid bit of /bin/su. So check the permissions on that file, if needed chmod the right permission set.
 
Old 08-13-2005, 01:40 PM   #3
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nope, the premissopn is right...

It's the same as the other linux server we have here and in the other it works...
 
  


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