Questions tagged [login]

Questions related to logging into a user session or shell, for example at the graphical login screen that normally appears at the end of the boot process

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Graphical Login-Screen disappeared after removing XFCE4

I have tried to get rid of XFCE4 as my desktop was becoming really slow , I managed to remove it but now I don't have a graphical interface at the login screen, the issue is not really important since ...
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Failed to start d-bus, login, system logging services

Ubuntu 20.04, crashes and can't into system. There are three services will be failed: d-bus messages login service system logging service Failed log: Journal: I guess the problem is daemon, so I ...
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ubuntu 20.04 login loop after adding HDD

I have had ubuntu 20.04 running for ages and there have been few issues. Today I tried to add a new HDD to my system and it goes into a login loop. I remove the SATA cable from the HDD and reboot, ...
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Recurring problems with Login Loops ubuntu 20.10

I seems to be experiencing frequent problems with login loops on ubuntu 20.10 but only on 1 account, other accounts on the same machine work. This has now happens on several machines and I'm trying to ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 suddenly very slow to load the Desktop [about 30s]

I'm experiencing a long time between login and having access to my desktop. Almost 32s in this black screen showing only the cursor. I don't know how to provide the proper information and the terminal ...
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ubu one account verification

i saw all similar thing about it but there is no problem like at me - today i decided to make account at U1 and... now i don't think that was a good idea... every time when i click "send ...
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Stuck on login screen: Ubuntu 20.04 xrdp <> Windows 10 Remote Desktop

I have xrdp installed on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS headless server and I'm using Remote Desktop in Windows 10. I can login using xrdp as I have it set to run on startup, but I can't click enter while Remote ...
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Ubuntu 21.04 - AD Integrated From Installer - Cannot use graphical login for AD user

I have a Samba4 AD running on my network (let's call it myhome.net) I have a user named aduser configured. I joined my domain from the installer, but when I first logged into the system with my local ...
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Can't login to SDDM/plasma while physically at the computer after accessing remotely with vnc

All of my searches for my title return results about logging in to SDDM over VNC - which works for me just fine - so I'm stopping here to ask. Here's my situation: I installed Ubuntu 20.04 Desktop ...
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A GUI on my almost-fresh Ubuntu Server 21.04 install?

I installed & set up my Ubuntu Server 21.04 yesterday. Spent the whole day installing packages, configuring everything, and getting everything looking just right. All of a sudden, my SSH lost ...
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Ubuntu 21.04 asking for password too often

On boot it looks like Ubuntu logs me in on its own without asking for password so I can see the desktop and then it asks for password 4 times to: create color profile refresh system repositories ...
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Karaf login prompt on Ubuntu at localhost:8181/onos/ui/#/app [closed]

I have a ONOS and Openday light controller setup, I'm trying to access the web browser to use ONOS services but I'm being prompted with "http://localhost:8181 is requesting your username and ...
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My Xubuntu 20.04 LTS is stuck in a login loop, can't login through shell doesn't work

My Ubuntu 20.04 LTS is stuck in a login loop whenever I enter my password it the screen goes black, it flashes me an error, and then takes me back to the login. when I open the shell with Ctrl + Alt + ...
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Ubuntu 16.04: Capslock blinking and screen is struck after login

Laptop screen frozen and caps lock blinking
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Oracle VM-Ubuntu 16.04 Endless Login Loop

I am having a problem with not being able to login into UNBUNTU 16.04 on my Virtual Machine. When I examine .Xsession-errors I get the following. Error of .Xsession-errors. I have already tried to ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 gdm3 login loop

I am currently using gdm3 destop manager while I login it gets stuck in login loop. I have followed almost all the procedures suggested in this post Permissions of Xauthority and /tmp were fine. ...
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Writing a bash script to see if a user is logged on

I am trying to write a bash script that will tell me whether or not a user is online or not. If the script does not receive the correct amount of arguments, it prompts for a valid userID. If the ...
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Why does Ubuntu logout when I delete something?

I recently realised that after restarting my laptop, I get signed in automatically. But as soon as I delete a column on a spreadsheet or some text on a file, I get signed out and have to log in again. ...
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Add custom indicator to lightdm-slick-greeter

I'm trying to add a custom indicator to the lightdm-slick-greeter I'm using. I have 2 batteries in my laptop and would like to be able to see both batteries on my loginscreen. I looked through a few ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 does not display login screen, but I CAN login (blindly) and the desktop displays

I am running ubuntu 20.04 on an AMD Ryzen 7 machine with Nvidia graphics. I am outputting to monitor via HDMI of the graphics card to my Denon reciver, then to TV. I had everything working fine, ...
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After updating Ubuntu 18.04 the user account is shown as “not listed” [closed]

I can't log into my account after updating Ubuntu, because it is shown as "not listed" and, if I try to log in, the system hangs. I tried to open the terminal, but the system also hanged. ...
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Black screen after login, only recovery mode works

Have spent a long time looking on the Internet but can not find a solution. current behavior After entering the password I have a black screen and keyboard seems unresponsive. The caps lock has no ...
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ssh: broken pipe immediately after successful login

I have two servers that (at least at one point) were identical and working fine. Ubuntu 18.04 Server pl2poland is a backup server for pl3poland and hosts a replication PostgreSQL database. We use the ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS blank login screen after upgrade of fresh install i915 graphics

I recently did a fresh install of a 20.04 LTS system where the install ran fine and booted through to a login screen. Upon login desktop was present and correct with 'normal' display resolution. ...
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Ubuntu v20.04 can't be successfully logged in and an error message is displayed

We built a Ubuntu v20.04 system disk and installed Linux kernel v5.10 .deb files to switch kernel version to (v5.8 or v5.10) on boot. It's works to boot up on platform A whether on kernel v5.8 or v5....
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Ubuntu 20.04 server blocks at boot cloud-init and login

I am trying to install Ubuntu 20.10 on my raspberry Pi 4 8Gb RAM using a 16 Gb SD card. I have followed this tutorial exactly. I have tried to install it using wlan0 or eth0 by modifying the network-...
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Remove DUO auth completely from ubuntu server 18.04 - two factor auth

I have an Ubuntu 18.04 server with DUO authentication. This DUO interferes with my capistrano deployment (rails app) For such, I have removed duo auth with sudo apt-get remove duo-unix Then I logged ...
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Can't log in after upgrade to 20.04

*** Updates *** 2021-04-21 I installed the upgrades and everything seems to be working perfectly with 20.04LTS. Cursors are as they should be and windows I open are staying open. Thanks to everyone ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS login loop (logged out right after entering password)

Right before this happened, I was updating some packages using conda (and sudo), and also install some addons for jupyter notebook (no idea if any of that is related to my problem or not). Something ...
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Issue with blank screen after login

Restarting my laptop and login after that display show blank purple screen. Can't see anything on the screen Through terminal I have updated also but can't find the solution for it. It has Intel i3 ...
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Login Incorrect in Login Terminal and I cannot login due to “Xsession: warning: unable to write to /tmp; X session may exit with an error”

So I've found many solutions on the "Xsession: warning: unable to write to /tmp; X session may exit with an error" but I have found 0 SOLUTIONS to the Login Incorrect error when I try to use ...
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Multiple issues: Not regnizing second monitor, authentication failed & no Power Off

I am facing three issues with my Ubuntu 20.04 installation on a laptop All a sudden my OS has stopped recognizing my second monitor connected through HDMI. The following login screen appears up ...
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Boot-repair unable to repair both windows boot and ubuntu 20.04.2 login in

Here is my (horrible!) computer situation after one day taking terrible decisions: I had a dual boot windows / ubuntu and my ubuntu partition was running out of space. I wanted to shrink my windows ...
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systemd-journald[290]: Failed to rewrite entry(22 items, 735 bytes); ignoring: Read-only file system

I am on dual boot Ubuntu 20.04. After I login (enter password and press enter key), a blank screen flashes followed by the non-stop chain of the following message scrolling. message: systemd-journald[...
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My user got deleted unistalling python3.6

I'm very new to Ubuntu 18.04. I wanted to uninstall python 3 using sudo apt-get remove python3. While uninstalling, some other programs such as chrome, firefox and ubuntu store started dissapearing. I ...
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Can't login to default user after editing gdm3 resource on Ubuntu 20.04

I was trying to edit my gdm3 resource file to change my login theme etc. After that, I can't log on and was stuck in a black screen loop. I tried to log into tty and install lightdm but I got an error ...
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Keyboard backlight at login screen

So I have a keyboard with a LED backlight. I can enable to backlight with xset led 3 I placed it in the .bashrc file and after I login, the backlight enables. Great. However, it would be nice to ...
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Can't load UI or use TTY

Today when I tried to log into Ubuntu (20.04) I noticed multiple problems: Login screen displayed with completely incorrect resolution. When I type my password, getting an error Failed to start ...
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Is there a way to change the default login/password prompts?

Just noticed something odd happened to two of my Linux servers. We have two dozen Ubuntu 18.04 LTS servers, and all of them ask us for a prompt in the same way: # ssh admin@pl3poland admin@pl3poland's ...
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How do I recover Pale Moon browser-stored passwords from a crashed (login loop) Ubuntu multi-boot install?

I have tried every single remedy from about 2 weeks of internet searches on "how to fix Ubuntu login loop". Nothing worked. I was even able to correct some of the incomplete/incorrect ...
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Ubuntu login not working, Login always fails even if we enter the correct user name

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 in VirtualBox. On boot, the screen shows black after the Ubuntu loading screen. So I pressed Ctrl+Alt+F2 to enter a command line login, but when I enter my username and press ...
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Desktop (dual boot with windows) with AMD GPU upgraded from ubuntu 18LTS to 20.04 LTS breaks login GUI

I made the mistake of upgrading from ubuntu 18 LTS to 20.04 LTS not knowing there are (login) issues with 20.04. My computer has an AMD GPU dual boot with windows ~5 gigabytes of space left available ...
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Blank grey screen at login until you enter the command line and return?

This seems a strange promlem. I've got used to it and found away around it but it certainly shouldn't be happening. Every time I get to the login screen, the screen is just grey with the mouse cursor ...
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Does Ligntdm require specific configuration or clean-up of SDDM files after install on Lubutu 20.04?

I'm evaluating Lubuntu 20.04 for a custom application. Customisations include a static IP address, vnc service, an auto-login for a non-admin user and halting of all non-essential services to ...
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New files are owned by root

ubuntu 20.04 I have only 1 user, but every file or folder that is created shows root:root as owner. How can i change this? I want it to be the username, not root. Also, does this mean i am root the ...
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Fast bootup, but slow login from GDM prompt to desktop

Specs Ubuntu version: 20.10 (groovy) Storage: SATA SSD RAM: 8 GB DDR3 CPU: AMD A8-4500M APU GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7640G Problem Bootup is quite fast at 14 seconds as reported by systemd-analyze. But ...
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Broken login screen between mate and kde

So yes: Some time ago i installed and uninstalled kde (i think all packages), today i was trying to install mate desktop. And my problem is : on login screen when i click on password (login screen ...
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When my PC starts. The system go directly to the workspace, instead to go to the login screen

I had one problem in my PC much time before this happen, my PC was formatted and the Ubuntu system was reinstalled by computer mechanic, now my PC work normally, but, when my PC start, happen the ...
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Repairing login loop, new install, data recovery

I got a "login loop" with my 18.04 install. Nothing worked to remedy, used 20.04 DVD. No "repair" option, tried to "install beside current" to preserve data. 20.04 works ...
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Router login using Links2 webrowser for terminal

I can call up the router login page using the Links2 text based webrowser for terminal, and enter details but when I submit the form nothing happens... The router is TL-WR40N, the server is version 18....

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