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Old 04-11-2009, 02:55 PM   #1
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login problem ".ICEauthority...


When I log into Ubuntu (8.04 running Gnome desktop) a message now pops up...
„Gnome session manager can't unlock..ICEauthority...“ and I can't get any further.
Sytem has been running ok for months. I checked permissions with failsafe terminal...
ls -l/home/tony.ICEauthority returns..-rw------1 tony tony 2135.....date etc.
I can only get in as root from the recovery mode. Can anybody help me out here please?
 
Old 04-12-2009, 11:29 AM   #2
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Solved by applying chmod 755 to /home folder
 
  


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