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Hi, I have a problem, I can't login to server debian in txt console. When I want to login I write login and when i press enter debian display me ...
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    Can't login in debian console


    Hi,

    I have a problem,
    I can't login to server debian in txt console.

    When I want to login I write login and when i press enter debian
    display me help for login command:

    debian login: xxx
    Usage: login [-p] name
    and back to login screen.

    In Gnome is everything ok. in ssh login is ok,
    I can't login only local console.

    Debian Etch
    Kernel 2.6.18-6-686

    Please help me.
    sorry for my english

    regards
    Rafal

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    Hello Rafal,
    It sounds like you are booting up in run level 2 or 3. At the command prompt type the user name and press enter. Then the system will ask for the password, press enter.
    If the system is not booting into run level 2 or 3 please explain in better detail what you are trying to accomplish.
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