ports/164199: Ports fail to acknowlegde newly created users
jbeich at tormail.net
Mon Jan 16 11:20:05 UTC 2012
The following reply was made to PR ports/164199; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Jan Beich <jbeich at tormail.net>
To: "Bas v.d. Wiel" <bas at area536.com>
Cc: bug-followup at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: ports/164199: Ports fail to acknowlegde newly created users
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2012 02:06:41 -0900
"Bas v.d. Wiel" <bas at area536.com> writes:
> Any ports that create their own system users, like dbus and HAL, fail
> to acknowledge the fact that these users actually exist. The error
> reported is something along the lines of "User went away during
> upgrade". The user is actually created and exists in /etc/passwd but
> the installation script for ports somehow doesn't notice this.
Do you happen to run nscd(8) ? See bin/119695.
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