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Re: [vox-tech] totally screw up with my ubuntu

never mind, it's my stupidity. I log in from recovery mode, and remove
a line : @include common-pamkeyring from /etc/pam.d/gdm
and get my system back


On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 2:31 PM, Hai Yi <yihai2004@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello All:
> I was planning to make my ubuntu work wirelessly so I installed a driver for my wireless card (WUSB300N), and during the process, I came across this message "the application
> 'nm-connection-editor' (/usr/bin/nm-connection-editor) wants acces to the default keyring,Enter password for default keyring to unlock ", since none of my passwords I can think of can unlock it, I did some google and take advise to install pam-ring and now i totoal screw up my system: next time I start the ubuntu, before I can enter my user name, a popup window: "Authentication failed" and it never go away.
> Anyone can help me out? I can't afford to losing my stuff in this machine. :-(
> Thanks a lot!
> Hai
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