After upgrade 8.10 > 9.04 login fails

Bug #366029 reported by Peter Mienes on 2009-04-24

This bug report was converted into a question: question #68634: After upgrade 8.10 > 9.04 login fails.

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Bug Description

After upgrade from 8.10 to 9.04, the system reboots, and I see the logon field for a second or less, immediately followed by a messagebox (with icon: red circle, white horizontal bar), saying 'Aanmelding mislukt' (Dutch), which means 'logon/login failed'. Upon Enter or Esc or Alt+o it immediately reappears; no chance to bring the options list up with Alt+t. On the 8.10 system, the logon/login screen was automatically skipped.
Please note: this is on an Acer Aspire One. On my dual boot desktop, I followed the same procedure without any problems.

Ben Koerner (koernerb) on 2009-04-24
affects: ubuntu → gdm (Ubuntu)
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

the issue is an user question and not a bug

Changed in gdm (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
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