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Old 01-29-2004, 10:10 PM   #1
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can't enter password

I am trying to run mandrake 7. After install, it will not let me enter a password username no problem it is just the password box .
Old 01-29-2004, 10:31 PM   #2
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Are you sure its not letting you enter the password if your not using a GUI login it doesnt show anything when typing in a password
Old 01-30-2004, 01:31 AM   #3
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If you are in console, by default you wont see anything. There is a file you can change and make it bring up ***'s instead of _blank_. Off the top of my head, im not sure which file, I can find out though if your interested.


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