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The login problem should now be resolved (as of March 30 at 11:30 PDT). The workaround referenced in this thread should no longer be required.
I entered command 'sep -version' on my KNL and see this:
the following code is in my opinion wrongly rejected:
Working together to deliver value to data center operations in Linux,* virtualization, and now the OpenStack* cloud operating environment, Intel and Red Hat continue to push the technology envelope