no password at login

Pete Fritchman petef at
Tue Jul 8 12:21:35 PDT 2003

* Tue, 08 Jul 2003 12:10:49 PDT - "Matthew P. Carlson":
| I installed FreeBSD 5.1, used cvsup to get freebsd 5.1-current,
| recompiled, and now logging in locally doesn't require a password.
| Neither does su. Ssh does. Membership of wheel is still verified. Is
| it normal not to ask for a password, or ... ?

Did you run mergemaster when upgrading?  See /usr/src/UPDATING and the
handbook for details.  It sounds like your pam config is hosed.


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