can't add any new users
derek at computinginnovations.com
Thu Apr 26 12:03:19 UTC 2007
At 02:31 PM 4/25/2007, Charlie McElfresh wrote:
>I recently upgraded all my machines to 6.2 RELEASE. All my machines except
>one work fine.
>On one of my machines, I can log in from the console to the super user
>account, but I could not su to my user account.
>So, I backed up all my data, and I deleted my user account. Then, I added
>it back with adduser.
>When I look in /etc/passwd and /etc/group, I'm in there.
>When I try to su to my newly created account, I get this message:
>Bad system call (core dumped)
>I tried removing my account with rmuser, then adding it back again -- same
You didn't say how you upgraded this server to 6.2, nor from what
version. I suspect you have an old or missing library. You might do well
on this server to cvsup, buildworld, and install world.
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