Questions tagged [login]

to identify and authenticate as a user to a computer system to gain access.

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Changing username without affecting SSH certificate login

I have secured my SSH logins with certificate authorisation and I want to change my username, so I did. When I did this, I was denied access. Is there a way to change username without affecting the ...
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Raspberry pi 3 keep asking for password

Why my pi keeps asking for password in the GUI.? when i type the wrong password it will tell me its incorrect, but when i type the correct password it asks for password again!! So i switched out of ...
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Network login sign in screen

I am touring Spain staying at a number of campsites which offer Wi-fi but ask for a username and password. On my Android tablet I connect to the Wi-fi and get a 'sign onto network ' message which ...
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Custom Login Screen

When logging in to the Pi (it's connected to a monitor, NOT through SSH), it displays a graphical login screen. How do I change this to a non-graphical login screen, which is managed by a .py script, ...
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checking shutdown, login history

I used a raspberry pi with Raspbian installed. This board was used for a long experiment, and I want to record all logs. Then on a different PC, what could I do to check the histories?
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GUI Login Fails for all accounts [duplicate]

I'm relatively new to both raspberry pi and unix. In spite of that, I'm teaching intro to programming classes at a school using raspberry pi's. These pi's are NOT connected to the internet. Each ...
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Unable login after editing etc/environment

After install DotNet Core, I set environment variables in the file etc/environment export DOTNET_ROOT=$HOME/dotnet export PATH=$PATH:$HOME/dotnet looking have system wide access to these tools I ...
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Pi-Zero can't boot past the user login screen - “Perpetual Login”

I have a pi-zero which I was most recently trying to install OpenSSL-1.0.2r on that wouldn't start up. I fixed the issue already by swapping out the SD card but I'm still not sure why the problem came ...
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Raspbian - Require login occasionally after reboot

I have suffered this problem for several months, i have already config it to auto login via sudo raspi-config select Desktop auto-login for GUI But still prompt a login dialog after reboot ...
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Suddenly unable to login to Pi after Kodi install

I'm a total noob when it comes to the Pi, so please bear with me, and apologies if I'm slow... I have Raspbian Stretch installed on my Pi 3 b+ and I've installed OMV as well. I'm using it in headless ...
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Christmas Present Help - Raspberry Pi 3 - Run Interactive Python Program in Console on Login

So, I'm using the Pi 3 as a soundboard using the code found here: What I am looking to accomplish here is to have the Pi automatically run the code upon boot. So far, I have changed the default ...
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Authentication with Public Key and Password Option

Is it possible to allow the user to use Public Key and Password to authenticate to their ssh account (Have both options enabled rather just one or the other)? If it possible, how to do so?
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Allow users to login with Active Directory Accounts

I have a raspberry pi that i would like to login to using our Windows Active Directory accounts. I followed the instructions on this link: https://www.techgeeks.org/blog/2015/07/13/raspberry-pi-ldap-...
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Login to Raspberry Pi Via Python Script

I am trying to make a system to login to the Raspberry Pi with an RFID tag. I successfully connected the RFID reader RC522 module to the Raspberry Pi and I can retrieve the number of the tag and write ...
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Asked to Login after 15 Minutes

I have disabled screen blanking and screen saver. I am running a script which displays images or video. I have also made it autologin & edited autostart file to run my script after bootup on GUI. ...
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Raspian gui unable to log in

I'm new to Raspbian. I started the GUI for the first time (following a fresh install) using the instructions found here: How to set my Raspberry Pi to boot into the GUI? and the command: sudo apt-...
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sudo startx broke my account

I wanted a font so I placed the .ttf in /usr/local/shared/fonts To do this I had to do sudo startx to give me super user. Now I wanted to check it worked so I rebooted and it asked me to login even ...
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Raspbian log in and password problem

What is the Raspbian login (word required first time) ask password: what password is required to enter? Because it asks for a password the keyboard stops working again tty question will appear for ...
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Unable to login into Kupiki captive portal using the given username and password(Raspberry Pi 3 B+)

I tried to create a captive portal for my Raspberry Pi's Wifi hotspot using Kupiki-Hotspot-Script which is given in this link Kupiki-Hotspot-Script However I am unable to login using the given ...
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Can't pass the password prompt on startup

There's a password prompt on boot and it doesn't accept my password. After entering the correct password the prompt disappears only to pop back up seconds later. Entering an incorrect password shows "...
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Can't disable root ssh login

I use SSH to communicate with my Raspberry Pi (server) from my laptop (Putty client). I would like to disable root SSH login. I change the value of "PermitRootLogin" to no in the /etc/ssh/sshd_config. ...
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Struggling with recurring login screen on rpi

Read this a couple times googling it but i cannot resolve it with the given solutions. When i connect to rpi with vncviewer i enter the "pi"-account password in vncviewer and indeed get a graphical ...
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SSH logins (non-root) on new install of FreeBSD

I'm setting up FreeBSD (12 Current) on a 512 MB Pi 1 - I've got it up and running and I have a login prompt on the monitor, but there aren't any wired keyboards in this part of the world... So, I ...
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Can't login with SSH on remote Pi server

I have a local network on my island in the Stockholm archipelago. The SD-card on one of the Pi's failed so I went out and replaced with a fresh image. But I was in a hurry since the sea was starting ...
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which action (command) determines the location of the mouse pointer upon login / boot?

After boot / login in Raspbian (Jessie, Stretch, ...), the mouse pointer appears at the location of the raspberry icon at the upper left corner of the screen. What action or command determines that ...
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Was my Raspi hacked?

I was using my Raspi 3B as a home temperature station and astrophotography module. However, 18th of January it just stopped working. Couldn't connect to the network and also some of the commands were ...
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How can I create a new Login menu for the pi and run my own script? (run script before pi login)

I want to run a script after pi boots but before log in (Raspbian Stretch Lite). It should run after all the other configurations are done. So I thought about finding and changing the RPi log in ...
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Suddenly cannot log in and LXDE not starting. How do I get back to normal startup?

Suddenly cannot log in and LXDE not starting. How do I get back to normal startup? I was working on a way to launch a script automatically at startup. I was editing .profile, .rc-local and root and ...
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User and location line disappeared at new user

When you log in with the standard pi user in commandline, you see like pi@hostname and after that the location path you're in. But when I create a new user and log in into that, that line disappears......
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No login username, password required on new NOOBS install?

Just reloaded NOOBS on Raspberry Pi 2 Model B rev 1.1 os version "9 (stretch)? no login prompt on boot to CLI I want it back. How?
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Raspberry Pi Custom SSH/Normal Login Message

I am currently using Raspbian Stretch Lite and would like to know how, if possible, I could make custom login messages. e.g Currently, I get this: Linux RPi 4.9.41-v7+ #1023 SMP Tue Aug 8 16:00:15 ...
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pi's password is lost in every reboot

I am newbee at Pi3B. I installed Jessie at Pi3B board. Whenever I reboot the board, the pi's password was changed into unknown value. So, I delete pi's password encryption field from /etc/password ...
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Enable autologin by modyfing image on SD card

My problem is simple. I don't have keyboard, so I am unable to type password when booting raspberry with fresh image. Which file on the card (and how) should I edit to enable autologin to the Raspbian?...
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Configuring raspian with default user login at startup

I'm using Raspbian Stretch Lite. Upon flashing it to an SD card and loading the card into my Raspberry Pi 1 Model A, and turning my pi on, I noticed that its waiting for a user to login before the ...
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Automating web page login with bash script

I have been looking to write a script to automate login on an internal company website that is used as a Ping Board to monitor a network of IP connected cameras. I am pretty new to bash scripting and ...
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Password of user pi keeps changing

I have a Raspberry Pi which is only used to display a web page on a screen. The pi connects to the internet over Wifi. When I'm on the same wifi I used to connect to my pi through SSH or VNC viewer ...
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Not asked to login in Jessie Light after installing lightdm, xorg and xinit: why?

I have Jessie Light on my rpi 3 and have further installed lightdm, xorg and xinit partly following the instructions of this guide. But after booting, I am directly taken to a terminal window without ...
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Login Using Touchscreen

I am using a pi2 with Pixel as an air-gapped computer for secure data entry. In order to ensure that it remains isolated I have covered all the ports and cable jacks. The only input is a camera for ...
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CUPS authentication issue when printing to thermal printer connected to Pi

I have this Adafruit Mini Thermal printer connected to a Pi running Raspbian Jesse. I have CUPS installed on the Pi and can print directly to the printer without any issues. But when I try to print ...
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Raspberry pi 3 startup problem after successful login

I have a strange problem with a raspberry pi 3 that has been working for about 6 months without problem. I had an issue with it today connecting to wifi so I tried rebooting it from the gui. After ...
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Onscreen keyboard to use when logging in

I purchased a small touchscreen for my raspberry pi (running Raspbian), but I also require a login to the user pi (encrypted home directory). How do I set up an onscreen keyboard so that I can log in ...
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Auto login to CLI in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I've installed Ubuntu 16.04 on a RPi 3. I've disabled the GUI and want to operate in CLI only but would like to have it auto login at startup. I've read: https://askubuntu.com/questions/51086/how-do-...
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User and password

I just installed Raspian Jessie lite date 4-10-17. All articles state the username and password are "pi" and "rasberry". These do not work. What is the correct user and password?
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Where can I find the /.ssh/known_hosts file on my rpi3?

I have the following error when I try to connect to my rpi over SSH: @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ @ WARNING: REMOTE HOST IDENTIFICATION HAS CHANGED! @ @@@@@@@@@@@...
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PIXEL as another user

I have upgraded my pi3 to the latest pixel version, when I log in as user pi I get the new pixel desktop, however if I log in as another user I get the old LXDE-PI desktop. I've created a new user and ...
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what should i do with lightdm issue on sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

The First time linux user with rasberry pi 3 running rasbian, performed sudo apt-get update, then sudo apt-get upgrade, then sudo reboot. Once I rebooted my system, performed sudo apt-get dist-...
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manjaro_arm_base_16.08_rpi2_rpi3_berryboot password

What is the default password for the Raspberry Pi 2 image manjaro_arm_base_16.08_rpi2_rpi3_berryboot? I have tried root/root, but that does not work. Could someone tell me what I need to do to log ...
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Couldnt enable SSH headless

I still get access denied massage when I try to login with putty even with file named "SSH" in boot partition.
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First time connect without networking

The BeagleBone (BB) has this nice feature that you can screen in using the usb connection to the BB to set up your wireless the first time around. When you plug in the BB, after it boots eventually a /...
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No Pi user desktop after SCROT install, StartX

I attempted to install the SCROT screenshot tool. I type startx as the instructions suggest. After this, I cannot log into the Pi desktop anymore. Upon entering the password, the screen goes black, ...