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by hoodcanaljim
2020/06/24 20:06:40
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: yum-cron not working as desired
Replies: 2
Views: 432

Re: yum-cron not working as desired

Try sudo yum clean all
by hoodcanaljim
2020/04/19 16:43:32
Forum: CentOS 7 - Software Support
Topic: logwatch failing
Replies: 3
Views: 164

Re: logwatch failing

Hello Well the oddity continues over the last two days, one cron.daily/0logwatch created and mailed a logwatch file and the other did not. Below are some of the files involved a copy of the logwatch config and two straces run on each day. The one that failed and one that worked. The logwatch.conf fi...
by hoodcanaljim
2020/04/12 12:43:03
Forum: CentOS 7 - Software Support
Topic: logwatch failing
Replies: 3
Views: 164

Re: logwatch failing

lightman47 This morning a logwatch report was waiting for me in Thunderbird's email account for the computer root@ace.light. And when run from the command line sudo /etc/cron.daily/0logwatch it output the same email. The days mentioned in the earlier post logwatch failed somewhere and no email was s...
by hoodcanaljim
2020/04/11 18:32:13
Forum: CentOS 7 - Software Support
Topic: logwatch failing
Replies: 3
Views: 164

logwatch failing

Hi Centos 7 up to date cron.daily running logwatch and for the last two days it has run but doesn't produce any output which is set to mail. it has done this before over the last month kind of hit or miss one day or for three days no output. Nothing in messages same for cron and maillog. When it hap...
by hoodcanaljim
2020/01/05 17:21:41
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: logging in doesn't wait for password
Replies: 6
Views: 377

Re: logging in doesn't wait for password

Looks like I stumbled over the answer.
I changed the password for my account and now it stops and waits for the password..

Thanks again
Jim

Please mark as [Solved]
by hoodcanaljim
2020/01/05 16:37:38
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: logging in doesn't wait for password
Replies: 6
Views: 377

Re: logging in doesn't wait for password

desertcat 1) I have tried it both way's and the answer is the same. 2) No, only my account. 3) Ran grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg Then complete power off then powered up. same response user name banner appears after pressing enter the password input banner is displayed then 10 sec later it g...
by hoodcanaljim
2020/01/02 20:24:23
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: logging in doesn't wait for password
Replies: 6
Views: 377

Re: logging in doesn't wait for password

Oh the system boots up to the desktop and I've already removed the two lines I added to /etc/gdm/custom.config. The problem is that did not stop the way it booted up. Stopping at the choice of user then displaying the password login input line. But then it just continues on without a entry being mad...
by hoodcanaljim
2020/01/01 02:46:11
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: logging in doesn't wait for password
Replies: 6
Views: 377

logging in doesn't wait for password

Hi I caused this myself. I added a couple of lines to the /etc/gdm/custom.conf below the [daemon] but now security is more important so I removed those lines. But Centos comes to the user login waits until enter is pushed and then after 10sec goes on to the desktop? What can I do to recover the orig...
by hoodcanaljim
2019/12/11 15:09:33
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: c7 won't boot and /boot appears empty
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: c7 won't boot and /boot appears empty

hey Trevor You're correct sdc was mounted. Its sda that won't boot and in rescue mode from the installation disk with chroot /mnt/sysimage the /boot directory only contains grub2 and gru2.new. I've tried reinstalling grub.cfg and the kernel but nothing seems to work. Looks like i will have to reinst...
by hoodcanaljim
2019/12/10 21:53:27
Forum: CentOS 7 - General Support
Topic: c7 won't boot and /boot appears empty
Replies: 2
Views: 176

c7 won't boot and /boot appears empty

Hi I have a new to me computer with 4 drives NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 0 1.8T 0 disk ├─sda1 8:1 0 1G 0 part └─sda2 8:2 0 1.8T 0 part ├─centos_ace-swap 253:3 0 31.5G 0 lvm ├─centos_ace-home 253:4 0 1.8T 0 lvm └─centos_ace-root 253:5 0 50G 0 lvm sdb 8:16 0 1.8T 0 disk ├─sdb1 8:17...

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