[nycbug-talk] su -
jpb at sixshooter.v6.thrupoint.net
Fri Nov 25 14:02:13 EST 2005
* michael <lists at genoverly.net> [2005-11-25 13:50]:
> On Fri, 25 Nov 2005 13:43:45 -0500
> Jim Brown <jpb at sixshooter.v6.thrupoint.net> wrote:
> > Couple of thoughts-
> > Verify you are who you think you are with w.
> > Check /var/log/auth.log for errors.
> > Jim B.
> ok on both. There are only 2 users, root and I. After booting, I log
> onto the console as me and startx. Then at the xterm I try to su;
My guess is that the xterm is resetting your uid.
I'll think on this some more. Let us know what you find out...
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