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Date:      Thu, 12 Oct 1995 12:18:11 +2:00
From:      "Tony Harverson" <harverso@aztec.co.za>
To:        FreeBSD <questions@freebsd.org>, Evan Polster <71544.1006@compuserve.com>
Subject:   Re: Can't login to root from X
Message-ID:  <m0t3KdH-000KeNC@aztec.co.za>

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> I have succesfully booted X by logging into my personal account.
> 
> However, I cannot login to root.
> 
> My root password is NULL.
> 
> Any ideas?
You'll probably find that you have declared the ttys used for network 
connections to insecure (so that you can't log in as root over the 
network)  Since X uses these for it's xterm sessions, you won't be 
able to log in...

So... Log in as root and su ;)

Tony



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