> Howdy, I just upgraded a very old box from Redhat 5.2 to Redhat 7.2,
> everything went great surprisingly except for one little caveat, I cant
> login to the console with any of my accounts. I can sshd in, i can ftp, i
> can pop, but I cannot login from the console. Does anyone have any idea??
Your subject line seems to imply that you do not see a login prompt on the
console. But after reading your post it does not seem like that is the
case. So, here is what I am assuming from what you said:
(a) You _do_ see a login prompt on the console of the machine. Right ?
(b) When you try to login to the console, it says "login incorrect" or a
similar message. (this message will be helpful if you can post it)
Assuming (a) and (b), here is what you can try:
(c) Attempt to login on the console.
(d) After the console login fails, login remotely using ssh and look at the
bottom of the following two files:
If you see any error messages there, please post them to this group. Lets
talk after that.