[xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 12.04: one of my users can't use bash ??

Ralf ranfyy ranfyy at gmail.com
Tue Apr 15 17:29:55 UTC 2014

2014-04-15 19:17 GMT+02:00 Fabrice Delente <delentef at gmail.com>:

> I have installed several PCs with Xubuntu 12.04 at my workplace, most
> people can open a terminal but one of my users can't: he can
> authenticate in lightdm and access his desktop, eveything work except
> the terminal emulator. Trying M-x shell in emacs just gave 'Shell
> process exited'. Nothing special shows in dmesg or /var/log/syslog...
> Trying to log in at the console (Ctrl+Alt+F1) doesn't work either, nor
> su-ing to his accounts from the root account.
> Does anybody have any help to solve this? Thanks!

Have a look at "/etc/passwd". It is best to use:
  sudo vipw

> F. Delente
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