blah.26812:open("/etc/.pwd.lock", O_WRONLY|O_CREAT|O_CLOEXEC, 0600) = 7 blah.26812:link("/etc/passwd.26812", "/etc/passwd.lock") = 0 blah.26812:link("/etc/shadow.26812", "/etc/shadow.lock") = 0 blah.26812:link("/etc/group.26812", "/etc/group.lock") = 0 blah.26812:link("/etc/gshadow.26812", "/etc/gshadow.lock") = 0 blah.26812:unlink("/etc/shadow.lock") = 0 blah.26812:unlink("/etc/passwd.lock") = 0 blah.26812:unlink("/etc/group.lock") = 0 blah.26812:unlink("/etc/gshadow.lock") On my 8.04 system, the file is mode 640 (-rw-r-----) owned by root:shadow. Regards, Michel van Deventer Michel van Deventer at Feb 1, 2008 at 7:53 pm ⇧ On Fri, 2008-02-01 at 17:29 +0100, Samuel Rochas wrote:Dear Michel,Whatś the output of :getenforce Enforcingls -Z I went out and purchased O'Reilly's Knoppix Hacks with the 3.4 CD, and the mag Linux Pro (UK) w/Ubuntu 6.0.6.
Useradd: Failure While Writing Changes To /etc/passwd
Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug771449 useradd: cannot open /etc/passwd Last modified: 2013-01-11 03:39:38 EST Home | New | Search | [?] | Reports | Requests | Help | NewAccount | Log So even if you could, you should leave passwd in /etc. Software Unable to adduser or deluser If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above.
How on earth did FC3, not have a documented fix for useradd with SELinux?
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Done Picking 'shadow' as source package instead of 'passwd' (...) dpkg-source: info: extracting shadow in shadow-22.214.171.124+svn3283 dpkg-source: info: unpacking shadow_126.96.36.199+svn3283.orig.tar.gz dpkg-source: info: applying shadow_188.8.131.52+svn3283-3ubuntu5.1.diff.gz (...) cd to the source directory: $
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Yes, e.g. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. strace -o /root/blah -ff useradd gmiller cat /root/blah.30644 execve("/usr/sbin/useradd", ["useradd", "gmiller"], [/* 21 vars */]) = 0 brk(0) = 0x7f0388d2b000 mmap(NULL, 4096, PROT_READ|PROT_WRITE, MAP_PRIVATE|MAP_ANONYMOUS, -1, 0) = 0x7f03878df000 access("/etc/ld.so.preload", R_OK) = Usermod Cannot Open Etc Passwd When does TNG take place in relation to DS9?
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Join Date Jul 2012 Posts 5 I was able to resolve this issue with: Code: restorecon -v /etc/shadow Thanks for all of your assistance! Useradd Cannot Lock Etc Passwd Try Again Later In Linux I did delete them in my attempt to get it going as well as any *lock files there. Then useradd both graphical and command line started to work for FC3. Selinux has a log that might be worth looking through... –thrig Aug 13 '15 at 15:41 1 This does not provide an answer to the question.
Browse other questions tagged debian or ask your own question. To critique or request clarification from an author, leave a comment below their post. - From Review –Jakuje Jan 21 at 14:17 add a comment| Not the answer you're looking for? I have manually edited /etc/shadow before. "Security lies within the user of who runs the system. navigate here Comment 5 Tomas Mraz 2013-01-11 03:39:38 EST *** Bug 781737 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. *** Note You need to log in before you can comment on
Mimsy were the Borogoves - why is "mimsy" an adjective? Groupadd: Failure While Writing Changes To /etc/group i mean are you running any network authentication services like NIS or LDAP? zathraszero, Aug 16, 2006 #2 lotuseclat79 Thread Starter Joined: Sep 12, 2003 Messages: 20,583 Hi zathraszero, Glad that it worked for you, but did not for me.
I did as you by renaming the files with '-' at the end, and have lots of GBs in the root, '/', partition. -- Tom lotuseclat79, Aug 18, 2006 #3
Anyone have any idea on how to resolve this issue? Can an object *immediately* start moving at a high velocity? thanks. Docker Useradd: Failure While Writing Changes To /etc/passwd Might be, how do I check that?
Thanks in advance. Adv Reply June 8th, 2008 #6 zaedi_ahmed View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date May 2008 Beans 3 Re: Can't open etc shadow Thanks Tia, -- Tom lotuseclat79, Jun 26, 2006 #1 Sponsor zathraszero Joined: Aug 16, 2006 Messages: 1 I'm running Kunbuntu but having the same problem. his comment is here To answer the question we need to take a look at the source code of useradd (I did this on Ubuntu 12.04, on Debian it may differ slightly): Find out which
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Just fixed it a minute ago. I have tried with this solution but i cant change de +i mode Code: [email protected]:/etc# /usr/bin/chattr -i passwd [email protected]:/etc# lsattr passwd ----i-------------- passwd pablov2 View Public Profile View LQ Blog acaso que ?sta vida moderna est? I am seen in darkness and in light, What am I?
Why should I leave passwd in /etc? Writing a singleton as a countable intersection Is it possible to hand start modern planes? root root system_u:object_r:etc_t:s0 /etc/passwd strace shows $ strace useradd -u 500 -g wbaker wbaker >& /tmp/o.strace.out $ less /tmp/o.strace.out ...etc... Will this work after a reboot too?Could you now explain me what was wrong with my SELinux setup?Thank youRegardsSamuelMichel van Deventer escribi?:On Fri, 2008-02-01 at 17:29 +0100, Samuel Rochas wrote:Dear Michel,Whatś
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