Ubuntu Wont accept password with Serbian (Croatian) keyboard

I have tried to install Ubuntu with these language settings:Language = EnglishLocation = Serbia and MontenegroKeyboard = Croatian(hint to Ubuntu developers: Serbian language users make use of two keyboard layouts -- Serbian Latin and Serbian Cyrillic, but we are forced to use Croatian for the former ...

Ubuntu Wont accept my WEP password

I have seen a few other posts here with the same problem but couldn't find a solution so here it goes. I am trying to connect to my wireless network but each time it asks for my WEP key. I type in my password and it sits there with the little spinning green balls for a second then the same window po ...

Ubuntu wont start after password

I get to the login screen. When I put my username and password in, it accepts both. BUT the desktop wont show up. It just shows the background and then after 30 seconds, a gray box appears on the top left corner but I can't do anything with that.Can someone please tell me what to do?Edit: I let it j ...

Ubuntu Keyring won't accept my password, HELP!!

Hi, I just reinstalled ubuntu lucid after accidentally damaging it, And I used all the same passwords and user names as before, I can login fine, and I can do sudo commands, but the gnome keyring wont accept my password, I tried changing my password using Applications>accessories>Passwords and ...

Ubuntu Wont recognize UN/PW....HELP?

I just did a fresh install of file"ubuntu-8.04-alternate-i386"Well, I installed everything perfectly fine... the machine is a fresh just for Linux.I get to the Username prompt and it wont accept my password.I tried the recovery console method suggested in the ubuntu help section and search ...

Ubuntu synaptic package manager wont accept my user (that is sudo authorized) password :(

in Ubuntu synaptic wont accept my user that has administrative privileges password (can sudo) password, and i'm sure i've typed it correctly many many times. i can however, use sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get install/upgrade. any ideas how i can adjust synaptic ? ...

Ubuntu Entering the correct password, system wont accept

I have been using Ubuntu for two years now. I have had my ups and downs but until today never a problem that made me think of going back to windows. I am currently using Ubuntu LTS 10.4.It started about February. Whenever I tried to install a package the system would not accept my password. I checke ...

Wireless wont accept password on Ubuntu Netbook Remix

Hello, I got some problems with my Wireless connection on my Ubuntu Netbook Remix 9.04I can get to the scanned networks, but it wont allow the password I've written in.It just edits the password to a bunch of letters and numbers (think its remade to Hexadecimal) after clicking "Okey".I've ...

Ubuntu ssh wont accept password

I am running ubuntu edgy. I have the newest openssh-client and openssh-server packages freshly installed. When I try to test in the terminal using ssh localhostI get "Permission denied, please try again" after I input the correct password. After the three tries I get Permission denied (pub ...

Ubuntu Help it wont recognise my password or user name!!!

ubuntu is fully installed on my computer which i now can't use because it wont accept the username/password. I tried re-installing it without avail. help please??:confused: ...

Ubuntu won't accept my password

Thanks to all the good people in this forum, I finally got Ubuntu installed. Looks like I have a new problem now; Ubuntu seems to be running find but it will not accept my password. I do not want a password and would prefer to be rid of it. But I cannot even get in if it won't accept my password. An ...

idle screen signin on WinXP Pro wont accept my correct password

I have a problem with my Windows XP Professional OS.When i leave my PC and walk away from it, then come back to it after about maybe 10-15 minutes I get the sign-in screen again. Where I have to click my username and enter my password.However, when i enter my CORRECT password it says - INCORRECT PAS ...

Ubuntu Terminal prompts for password; doesn't accept input

While trying to find a clue to yet another layer of my never ending wireless connection problem, I tried to run sudo dhclient. nikkiru@ubuntu:~$ sudo dhclient [sudo] password for nikkiru: But after prompting me for my password, the terminal window no longer responded to keyboard input. Any ideas? ...

Ubuntu Today's PAM update broke my login, will not accept my password. HELP!

There were a number of updates this morning April 22 and I noticed that some said PAM. I left my desk and locked the screen and upon returning I found that it will no longer accept my password.Using the passwd command I get this:passwd: Authentication token manipulation errorpasswd: password unchang ...

Ubuntu wireless wont accept wep key!

hello, i am running a pentium desktop with vista. something ended up happening to my usb wireless belkin modem when it worked fine before. anything reguarding my wirless connections disappeared but i found out the problem on another forum where i had to go into regedit (Hkey_local_machine/system/cur ...

Ubuntu new dual boot password fails

hi, just loaded ubuntu with a vista machine, used default ubuntu to resize disc and loaded ubuntu. i set a simple 4 digit password; after ubuntu was loaded i restarted mactine [it had "hung" on the ubuntu "restart now" ] went into vista fine; restarted and ubuntu booted to the pa ...

Ubuntu Lost the keyring Password

Sorry to bother people with a numpty question but it appears that I wrote the keyring password down wrongly.The situation is this:1. I have just installed Ubuntu.2. I am logging in for the first time.3. A box headed "Unlock Keyring" has appeared saying that "An application wants acces ...

Ubuntu Help! After install, password rejected, computer locked!!

Help! After installing Edubuntu, it won't accept my password! The computer is locked. Hi, I'm new to Linux/Ubuntu/Edubuntu. We had Ubuntu running for a week and loved it. Last night we tried to install Edubuntu. The installation was successful, but when westarted Edubunto it demanded a username/pass ...

ubuntu has forgotten my password & recovery console is dead

yes thats right. last night i changed my logon password for better security. (have a feeling my flatmate knows it)when i tried to log in today, it wouldnt accept my password. no i know that i got it correct. i know this for a fact.so after a few tries, i decided stuff this, i am going to reset it us ...

Ubuntu 9.04 & System Password

I upgraded my Ubuntu to 9.04. Now when I start up my computer it asks for a username and password, and won't let me advance. It doesn't accept the password I used to modify my system. How can I override this or find out what my password is? Before I upgraded I never had to enter a username or passwo ...

Ubuntu Restart problem with password

I d'loaded the most recent update on my computer. When I restarted it, Ubuntu wouldn't accept my password so now I can't access my computer. Can anyone help me on this? After almost five years of using Ubuntu, this is the first time it has done something so "windowsish" to me. I'd really a ...

Ubuntu Wont Boot After Doing Updates

I got all installed and working fine some time ago thanks to the Ubuntu Forums. I did some basic updates and now Ubuntu wont boot.I figured first off I would download the UBUNTURESCUEREMIX1104.ISO to try to just get into the system.The screen I get when trying to boot is:Booting 'Ubuntu, kernel 2.6. ...

Ubuntu wont boot after installing Nvidia driver

Hello, I installed the Nvidia accelerated driver and rebooted. Now Ubuntu wont boot to the log in screen. The Dell logo appears then the boot menu then when I choose Ubuntu, the screen goes blank and gets stuck there. Any help appreciated.I have a partitioned install of 10.04.1 with Win7 on a Dell X ...

Ubuntu wont shut down

My ubuntu wont shut down, it has come to the point where i have to hold the power button to shut it down, i dont know why, this just started happening yesterday, and all i did yesterday was change a few settings to try and get my xbox live going (never did \: ), if anyone has any suggestions please ...

Ubuntu wont boot

I'm running Ubuntu 9.10 on master hard drive and LinuxMint8 on slave hard drive i removed slave hard drive to install it on old pc i just bought on ebay but afer doing so Ubuntu wont boot.Could you please help me with this issue? ...

Ubuntu wont boot please help

ok i have ubuntu 9.10 on the second hd and vist on the first all was fine untill the other day now ubuntu wont boot at all and dont know why and this is not the first time last time i just wipped the hd and reinstalled but i dont want to keep doing that can someone please help me i am new and i want ...

Ubuntu Cannot change user password

I had changed it once, via System->Admin->Users and groups, it changed fine. I think after the kernel update a few days ago this must have happened.I decided to change it again a couple days ago, and I did the same thing. It confirms that my pass was changed, but when I do anything that requir ...

Ubuntu wont let me add files to 2ndary Hard drive

Ubuntu wont let me add files to 2ndary Hard driveIt says i dont have permissions to add files.....I used partition editor to format to ext3.....Please help me!!!!!!! ...

help, ubuntu wont boot

i am trying to boot up into ubuntu but it wont boot.im trying to restore a damaged hard disk, but ubuntu wont boot with it plugged in. i have turned off quiet and i keep getting disk read failures, is there any way to deal with this? so i can get to a terminal or boot? ...

Ubuntu Screwed Up the Password for Root

I know, I know. I've done the thing that isn't ever supposed to be done here. I just installed Ubuntu (which, by the way, the new version's installer was amazing), and I went about trying to figure out if the username that I made was a regular user, or a super user. That being said, I think that I m ...

Is it possible to make ubuntu ask for user password on chosen apps?

Is it possible to make ubuntu ask for user password on chosen apps like Openoffice or Firefox like it does when launching gparted, for example? ...

Ubuntu wont boot

Hello! I have a problem i cant seam to solve myself. I installed ubuntu 10.04.1 server edition on a computer the other day. And i did this with a usb drive. To my knowlage everythig went fine during the installation.The problem is that ubuntu wont boot unless i leave the usb drive in. Without the us ...

When I log on ubuntu always asks for password.

When I log on ubuntu always asks for password. And says login keyring did not get unlocked. Is there any way around this ? ...

Ubuntu Wont Upload Photos to Ebay

Ubuntu wont upload my photos to Ebay but they will in puppy linux? Is there any fix for this? ...

Ubuntu sudo takes root password or current user password?

I thought su command is to execute command via root account. But after I installed fresh ubuntu, I changed root password. I used regular account to do:sudo /etc/init.d/...I putted in root password, but it rejected. I found that it takes current account password, not root.I was supprised, why is that ...

Ubuntu wont boot after securety messures

Okey,, first thing first. My english is bad. Sorry for that.My Ubuntu wont boot after i followed a securety tips (The Big Ol' Ubuntu Security Resource (http://www.itsecurity.com/features/ubuntu-secure-install-resource/))When I boot I get this:bla bla..The device node /host/ubuntu/disks/root.disk for ...

Ubuntu wont detect my Harddrive..at all

HI, I just installed Ubuntu yesterday and so far I like it alot.My problem begins when tryingt o recover stuff that was on my second hard drive.Ubuntu wont detect the ahrd drive at all, i talked to several ppl in the #ubuntu mirc channel but none of them could help me solve this (despite trying ALOT ...

ubuntu wont boot after install.

after install ubuntu wont boot and gives me this screen. Any ideas on how to fix this?http://ubuntuforums.org/picture.php?albumid=2232&pictureid=7546 ...

xubuntu refuses to accept username/password during install

my lenovo laptop has a configuration of 246MB RAM 1.6GHz intel Celeron processor and 20GB of hard disk space left after my first xp partition.I tried to install xubuntu but after setting up the partition manually with 750 MB swap and 19GB under "\". However it gives an invalid username/pas ...

ubuntu wont boot anymore

i have just installed ubuntu 8.04. i installed a couple of themes and other minor things. i turned my computer off (not the first time i turned it off) and ubuntu wont boot anymore.it comes up with some command line on a black screen.your help is much appreciated. ...

Ubuntu wont boot

I am new to Linux, and have been reading thought the wikis when I get stuck, but any help with this really appreciated.I have recently edited my hard driver partitions using 'parted', and now Ubuntu wont boot anymore.At first I got a Grub 'error 14'. Then I installed xp in the partition I created fo ...

ubuntu wont recognize my screen

Ubuntu wont detect my screen (mag bf22) correctly..that causes poor resolution (1152*864 max) my screen is able to at least a 1600*1200 resolution (witch i use in my windows boot ) is there anything i can do in order to fix or increase the resolution ? i've already installed the drivers correctlyasu ...

ubuntu wont suspend after today update [EEE 900A]

so i've just installed update restarted my netbook and ubuntu wont go to the suspend... but if i hit the fn + f1 (suspend) it works fine. i check the power settings or tried the previous kernel nothing seems to work... ...

Ubuntu not taking the password,

This is Mohamed here,here i face strange problems,i am not able to login to ubuntu with the existing password, what is happening is once i gave password it is taking and after few seconds , getting the prompt again to login.but am not getting any authentication failure, infact i tried with wrong pas ...

Ubuntu samba - remember my password

We are using UBUNTU as client to connect to Windows Server 2003 file server. We are using local account to log in to Ubuntu. We are trying to connect to existing share using domain credentials, the connection is succesfull, we are selecting REMEMBER PASSWORD. Unfortunetally Ubuntu do not remember pa ...

Ubuntu Automatically accept incoming VNC connections?

Is there a way to make Ubuntu automatically accept incoming VNC connections so I'll be able to accept my computer from anywhere with an active Internet connection without having to accept each and every time? I checked the 'Configure network automatically to accept connections,' althought it still d ...

New Cd-drive but ubuntu wont find it

I changed my CD reader and the bios find it without problem, thing is that ubuntu wont find it, Do i really need to reinstall ubuntu to be able use the CD? ...

Ubuntu wont boot because i selected wrong graphics card

hey, im an absolute beginner and have only been using ubuntu a little while. I have 7.10 and as i was able to run beryl fairly well i was mistified when i upgraded to 7.10 (i did a fresh install) i cant run any of the desktop effects - which really isnt a big deal and not essential. anyways i was me ...

ubuntu wont recognize my cd-rom what do i do

ok ubuntu wont recognize my cd drive and i know it works because its the one i used to install ubuntu. does any one know if there is some kind of driver i can get to make it work?:confused: ...

Ubuntu wont recognise modem/router

hii've got a Billion 7300g wireless modem/router and ubuntu wont recognise it. there are no linux drivers for it so will i have to get a different modem/router?any help will be appreciated. ...