Steffen Weiberle wrote: > For my test zones, I usually don't set a password via /etc/sysidcfg. > Usually I don't configure ssh to allow root login, and the zones are > configured with limited network services (secure by default), so I don't > worry. > > With build 105 (the one with Crossbow integrated), all of a sudden > zlogin fails if the zone does not have a root password. The error is an > incorrect password type of message. > > # zlogin master > [Connected to zone 'master' pts/4] > Login incorrect > > > So does logging in on the console. The error messages for this on the > console are: > > Jan 5 15:04:33 master login: pam_unix_account: zlogin: empty password > not allowed for account root from local host > Jan 5 15:04:33 master login: login account failure: Permission denied > > > Is this intentional, or a side effect (especially for zlogin)? I looked > for a flag day and did not find one. Not sure how long this has been > happening. I don't remember it with 101[a]. If not intentional, I can > file a bug.
It's intentional and present since build 104. See http://opensolaris.org/os/community/on/flag-days/pages/2008111501/ Menno _______________________________________________ zones-discuss mailing list email@example.com