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i am stuck in a situation and cant login. I am using elastix for my office and i have installed it only a few days back... i updated yum but now when i try to login, it throws me out immediately to login prompt again.
any help please?
Can you get into single user mode? At the boot prompt (presuming this is grub) hit e to edit the kernel line and add a "1" to it, then b to boot. that should give you direct root access outside of an authentication mechanism, check /var/log/messages and /var/log/secure for info about what is going on.
i tried to add 1 to the kernel line and when i hit b to boot, it doesnt even give log on prompt but halts before that.
actually the issue is that i get logged in as root but it logs out immediately after that...