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hi, i changed some of the authentication settings in fedoracore5 and restarted the system ,then while booting it is saying that my username and password could not be authenticated.then how ...
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    hi,
    i changed some of the authentication settings in fedoracore5 and restarted the system ,then while booting it is saying that my username and password could not be authenticated.then how can i login?

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    can you login as root?

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    your pam-login might be messed up.. I know on gentoo that we removed pam-login for shadow

    shadow
    Description: Utilities to deal with user accounts

    So if this is the case then you will need to
    1) fix in a chroot from a liveCD
    2) reinstall

    hope that helps

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