[Buildroot] root login password

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Tue Jun 10 20:08:21 UTC 2008

>>>>> "Christopher" == Christopher Taylor <chtaylo3 at gmail.com> writes:

 Christopher> On some builds root needs to supply a password for
 Christopher> logging in over telnet or through g_serial and on some
 Christopher> builds it doesn't.  No matter what, it can always login
 Christopher> without the password on the debug serial (ttyS3 for me).

Strange. Is your /etc/{passwd,shadow} files the same? Do you have
g_serial in /etc/securetty?

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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