On Tue, 2 May 2000, Ralf Baechle wrote:
> On Mon, May 01, 2000 at 10:12:02PM -0700, Ulf Carlsson wrote:
> > Has anyone seen this message before:
> > PAM_pwdb: get passwd; pwdb: structure is no longer valid
> > I get it when I try to login after I've typed in the root password when I'm
> > using the RPM packages from Ralf. I don't know what it's trying to tell me.
> > By the way, I had to use the old util-linux package because there was no
> > util-linux in Ralf's collection. Any hints?
> I think I've seen those messages myself somewhen in the past. Afair it's
> some incompatibility between PAM versions, so upgrading / recompiling
> should help.
Maybe I can downgrade PAM or would that cause every other program to break? I
think this is because login is from the old util-linux and thus compiled
against an old version of PAM. Did the compile of that RPM package break?
> I just tried to check some details on my Indy but as it looks my Indy's
> NVRAM just died ...
It seems like you have a fetish for killing RAM.