[SM-Discuss] Question about passwords in spells
cdombroski at gambit.gotdns.org
Fri Dec 3 14:53:48 EST 2004
It looks like whatever you did for useradd works, but you haven't done it
for groupadd which has the same problem.
On Fri, December 3, 2004 7:58, Jackson Alley said:
> I am definitly running as root when I cast -c openssh, and I just tried a
> cast -r -c shadow but I am useing PAM. The thing is it doesn't need the
> root password, infact I've just been leaving it blank, but notice the
> groupadd and useradd errors below. I don't think I changed any PAM
> settings and like I said it doesn't fail, so it's not the end of the
> world, just sits wainting on a return which as of late can be a long time
> coming. I also tried a chmod -x /etc/pam.d/useradd but no effect. Thanks,
> [08:44:51]toomanymirrors: ~ # cast -c openssh
> Computing previously installed dependencies...
> openssh preparing environment...
> openssh checking dependencies...
> openssh depends on zlib
> openssh depends on openssl
> openssh optionally depends on tcp_wrappers
> openssh optionally depends on Linux-PAM
> openssh optionally depends on krb5
> zlib No work to do.
> openssl No work to do.
> tcp_wrappers No work to do.
> Linux-PAM No work to do.
> Collating dependencies...
> Spells are to be cast:
> Do you want to cast these spells? [y]
> make: Circular cups <- espgs dependency dropped.
> make: Circular samba <- cups dependency dropped.
> make: Circular tk <- xorg dependency dropped.
> make: Circular gtk+ <- xorg dependency dropped.
> Found source file openssh-3.9p1.tar.gz for spell openssh in
> Waiting for any Solo casts to complete...
> Waiting for any other casts of openssh to complete... done.
> Building openssh
> Unpacking source file openssh-3.9p1.tar.gz for spell openssh.
> Do you wish to add -- options to ./configure? [n]
> Using gcc version: 3.3.3
> Installing in dir: /usr/src/openssh-3.9p1
> openssh 3.9p1
> groupadd: PAM authentication failed
> useradd: user sshd exists
> The user name sshd already exists, so continuing...
> On Thu, 2 Dec 2004 22:20:00 -0800
> Eric Sandall <eric at sandall.us> wrote:
>> Quoting Arjan Bouter <a_bouter at ezrs.com>:
>> > hmm, casting shadow again solved this for me.
>> > might be worth a shot...
>> > Arjan
>> It didn't for me (casting postgresql). :(
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