When running RH 4.2 (no xdm), I could type my password
as fast as I wanted to. No problems.
Now with RH 5.1, I easily whip out the first two letters
of my password before the password prompt appears. This
slow-ness results in failed logins every time, requiring
a second login attempt.
This never happened before! It reminds me of my old
Sparc5 running "Slow-R-Us". I thought any delay could
be attributed to the time from getty finishing it's job
to when login was spawned to get the password. Why is
this taking so long to do now?
Not sure is this just happens on first login after boot-
up or not. I don't let my box run forever, since I have
By the way, in an unrelated RH 5.1 event.......
Why does Xconfigurator barf if you have a custom keyboard
map file and edit /etc/sysconfig/keyboard to point to the