[Samba] Locked out of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Norberto Bensa nbensa+samba at gmail.com
Tue Dec 3 19:35:25 MST 2013

On Tue, Dec 3, 2013 at 1:31 PM, Jonathan Hartsuiker <jsuiker at vt.edu> wrote:
> I restarted my machine after installing samba4 but now I can't log in with any user account.  Unfortunately, I'm a novice with all this authentication stuff so I'm totally in the dark.
> Any help would be appreciated as I can't find any similar problems/solutions on the web.

Boot single mode/safe mode (press Shift while booting your box). Once
you get a prompt, run pam-auth-update. If asked, answer yes to
overwrite changes. Select unix, and optionally, if available, gnome
keyring and consolekit. Accept and reboot.


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