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When I login to a Fedora box through ssh, i get the following error:

Account with conflicting name exists locally

Anyone know how I can get rid if this? I think whatever issue that is, it's also keeping me from opening a Eclipse workspace I was working on before I lost network connectivity to this Fedora host.

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Use command: killall -u USER_NAME

Thanks to: http://www.webhostingresourcekit.com/831.html

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