Re: pre-2.1.100-1: can't log in, ftpd trouble, and unresolved symbols

Trevor Johnson (
Sun, 17 May 1998 21:44:31 -0400 (EDT)

I wrote:

> I wrote:
> > However, I couldn't log in as a normal user, and when doing "su
> > trevor -c foo", execve() returned -EPERM; "permission denied" and "No
> > shell" messages were printed when doing this. This was under Linux 2.1.99
> > and 2.1.101. When I installed 1.9.8 (from the problem
> > went away.
> I just tried booting 2.1.102, with the patches I've posted to the list
> (lowlevel/, lowlevel/Makefile, and spelling fixes) and with SMP
> commented out, on my home computer. I am having the same problems. I
> have 1.9.8 here. It's not a problem with the permissions on /:

I compiled Linux 2.1.102 with the fs/exec.c from 2.1.96 (before the
capabilities changes) and still have the problems.
Trevor Johnson

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