at login: user temporarly blocked

Robbo ml at the-view.eclipse.co.uk
Mon Oct 10 20:07:28 UTC 2005


On Mon, 2005-10-10 at 09:00 +0200, R.L.Reingard wrote:
> > Am 10.10.2005, 02:03 Uhr, schrieb Jhair Tocancipa Triana  
> > <jhair_tocancipa at gmx.net>:
> 
> >>>>>> Am 08.10.2005, 21:02 Uhr, schrieb R.L.Reingard if i try to log in  
> >>>>>> with an other user's name and password, i get the
> >>>>>> message 'system administrator has temporarly blocked the access (for
> >>>>>> this user)'. my personal account still does run at login.
> >>>>>> i can not imagine what has caused this.
> >>>>>> any ideas where to look at?
> >>>>>> and with every new user i create i face the same problem.
> 
> > The only thing I can think of is causing this, is probably a bogus pam
> > configuration file.
> 
> > Can you check the /etc/security/access.conf file to see if you find
> > some entry there?
> 
> there is one line :
> -:ALL EXCEPT root myuser:LOCAL
> 'myuser' is the account that works, and the other user is not mentioned  
> here.
> what to think about this setting?

That looks like it!  My access.conf file is all hashed out.





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