Login failure after restart. Every time.

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Fri Mar 23 00:22:35 UTC 2012

On 23/03/12 08:38, Kevin O'Gorman wrote:
> I'm running 10.04 LTS on a Gateway laptop, and a new problem started
> showing up a month or so ago.  I just got un-busy enough to ask about
> it.
> Every time I log in after a reboot, the gnome login fails the first
> time.  It gets as far as playing the login sound, displays what could
> be a window of log messages for a fraction of a second, and goes back
> to asking for a login.  The second attempt was always working until
> this morning, when I had to try three times.  I hope it doesn't keep
> going up.
> Any idea how to figure this out?

What I would do as a start is to run e2fsck on the HDD to make sure that 
there has been no corruption to the file system.


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