Re: Odd root (and suid root) behavior

Marek Michalkiewicz (
Wed, 15 May 1996 21:19:01 +0200 (MET DST)

Swen Thuemmler:
> I think I could make it work by not logging to the named pipe
> /dev/xconsole anymore (I just commented the entry in /etc/syslog.conf).

Hmm. I'm having this problem even though I have no /dev/xconsole at all,
so it is probably something else... syslog() hangs for a minute or so
just after bootup when I try to log in as root (or run su).