Have to put login password in twice before accepted

lanzen lanzenesi at gmail.com
Wed Sep 19 12:09:48 UTC 2007

On 19/9/2007, Mal Wanstall wrote:

> Not sure whether this is more suited to the KDE list but thought I'd try my
> luck here. Whenever I first boot up the computer to login to Feisty I enter
> my username and password and hit enter and it gives me the "Password
> Incorrect" message, however the second time when I enter the _exact_ same
> password, it accepts it. At first I thought it might be my stubby fingers
> but I have meticulously checked that the first time I enter the password it
> is correct. This happens every single time I try to login...

It's happening to me quite often and not only at boot. It's probably a 
misspelling issue, but I've notice that it happens if I hit the Enter key too 
fast after the last letter. Waiting just a second more before entering 
usually solves it.


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