Why the user is unable to login post reboot after enabling polyinstantiation on /tmp and /var/tmp directories ?

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  • After reboot, the user is unable to login. The login screen keeps reloading after entering the username & password.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.x

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