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    Linux Engineer spencerf's Avatar
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    All right, brain. You don't like me and I don't like you, but let's just do this and I can get back to killing you with beer. All New Users Read This!!! If you have a grub problem please look at GRUB MANUAL

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    Quote Originally Posted by cheetahman
    Would I do this in the terminal
    I am not sure where else you could do this.
    How to know if you are a geek.
    when you respond to "get a life!" with "what's the URL?"
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    Now I can log in but now i gives me the message that /home couldn't be found
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    Quote Originally Posted by spencerf
    log in as root
    enter password
    Code:
    useradd -G usb,wheel,video,audio -s /bin/bash username
    passwd username
    enter new password
    You've done what spencerf says to do?

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    Quote Originally Posted by psic
    You've done what spencerf says to do?
    my bad (sort of) you need to add -m to create home directory so the command would be

    useradd -m -G usb,video,audio,wheel -s /bin/bash username

    it looks like you missed the last page or so of the handbook
    All right, brain. You don't like me and I don't like you, but let's just do this and I can get back to killing you with beer. All New Users Read This!!! If you have a grub problem please look at GRUB MANUAL

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    I must've skipped that part and thanks for the correction I'll test it and post the results.
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    Linux Engineer cheetahman's Avatar
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    I get this when I log in

    Gconf Error
    GConf error:Failed to contact configuration server;some possible causes are that you need to enable TCP/IP for ORBit,or your have NFS locks due to a system crash.(Details-/:IOR file'/tmp/gcofd-cheetahman/tock/ior' not opened successfully,no gconfd located:Permission denied 2: IOR file /tmp/gconfd-cheetahman/lock/ior not opened succesfully no gconfd located: Permission denied)
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