[rancid] .cloginrc identity still asking for password + hlogin timeout...

heasley heas at shrubbery.net
Wed Jan 25 17:25:27 UTC 2012

Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 06:03:26PM +0100, Michael Maymann:
> Isn't the "add user..." and "add password..." used for logging in...?
> In my mind I should be able to remove the "add passsword..." line - but
> when I do - I tells me "no password in .cloginrc" or similar (not at work
> currently... so can't give you the specific error...)

i didnt expect folks to use it without a password/passphrase.  they can
be empty strings.

> No me either...:-) ! - is it possible from my strace to see where it goes
> wrong, or can I run a specific command for better troubleshooting ?
> Will take a look at cloginrc(5) tomorrow at work...

clogin -d host

> Ok, so you don't think that this is causing me my problems ?


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