Xenial login failure

Ralf Mardorf silver.bullet at zoho.com
Tue Jul 12 15:56:52 UTC 2016

On Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:58:36 +0200, Oliver Grawert wrote:
>Am Dienstag, den 12.07.2016, 16:51 +0200 schrieb Ralf Mardorf:
>> Are you sure that ~/.xsession-errors provide logs, if the log in
>> fails? 
>if there is an issue with the session you will find the errors in
>there ... 

Sure, quite possible, assumed Liam already entered the password.
However, Liam also mentioned "or swipe my finger over the scanner" [1].
This could mean, that no password was given at all, if so, I hope there
is no write access to any $HOME ;).


On Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:28:22 +0200, Liam Proven wrote:
>I enter the password, or swipe my finger over the scanner, and a
>spinner appears next to my login name... and just stays there,
>spinning, indefinitely.

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