There is an attachment with this to view the problem. If that does not work, I may have to uninstall the shadow-utils .rpm package as well and keep experimenting until I find a solution while continuing to learn more about PAM Safety - Improve braking power in wet conditions Sharepoint 2013: Rest API - does header need to include X-RequestDigest? I am aware of all internet traditions. | Getting the best help | Text formatting codes | My last.fm profile Should I PM support questions? this content
Root edits were the first thing I tried in FC3, and when the standard Unix tricks I learned long ago did not work - it took some digging to work around Adding new group `testuser' (1000) ... Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Not the answer you're looking for?
Sanity check: are you also root when launching useradd? Do you want to help us debug the posting issues ? < is the place to report it, thanks ! You should fix the permissions on this file. What are you trying to do?
pw_open is not a Linux syscall (apropos pw_open doesn't return any results), so it is probably implemented within this package. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed Usermod Cannot Open Etc Passwd In the /etc/selinux/config file, the fix is to modify: = targeted to = disabled Solution has not yet been tried, but will post back results. -- Tom lotuseclat79, Aug 24,
Quick Navigation Red Hat / Fedora Linux Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Linux Forums Linux Forums Site News / Info Your Distro acaso que ?sta vida moderna est? Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started Here's my system: # uname -a Code: Linux localhost 3.4.5-2.fc17.x86_64 #1 SMP Mon Jul 16 20:52:08 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux # userdel test Code: userdel: cannot open /etc/shadow #
After looking thru many posts I don't have any of the usual suspects: No lock files. [[email protected] /]# ls -al /etc/*.lock ls: cannot access /etc/*.lock: No such file or directory Root Useradd Cannot Lock Etc Passwd Try Again Later In Linux Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Look for error message cannot open /etc/passwd (in fact I only search for cannot open, since the whole string doesn't return any results): $ grep -B 1 'cannot open' src/useradd.c (...) So even if you could, you should leave passwd in /etc.
If you'd like to contribute content, let us know. In the context of this quote, how many 'chips/sockets' do personal computers contain? Useradd: Failure While Writing Changes To /etc/passwd Linux User #283077 Linux Counter Windows error fault 9872x1297 in sector 9812. Useradd Cannot Open Etc Passwd Ubuntu useradd: Cannot open /etc/shadow file.
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 news But then, trying to issue the passwd command again did not work. Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init! Furthermore, the filesystem structure in Linux is well defined, take a look at it here: http://www.pathname.com/fhs/pub/fhs-2.3.html. Usermod: Failure While Writing Changes To /etc/shadow
jrsobie03, Jul 19, 2016, in forum: Linux and Unix Replies: 2 Views: 440 TerryNet Jul 19, 2016 Thread Status: Not open for further replies. URL: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/attachments/20080201/f4eb077b/attachment.htm Samuel Rochas at Feb 1, 2008 at 3:19 pm ⇧ Dear Ralph,Sorry...------------- /etc/shadowSamuelRalph Angenendt escribi?:Samuel Rochas wrote:Hi Ralph,-r-------- 1 root root 1653 ene 30 12:03 /etc/shadowWhat's the output of kamariz View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by kamariz 02-01-2008, 06:31 AM #5 waelaltaqi Member Registered: Sep 2005 Location: USA, have a peek at these guys 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
This site is not affiliated with Linus Torvalds or The Open Group in any way. Groupadd: Failure While Writing Changes To /etc/group Staff Online Now TerryNet Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor wannabeageek Malware Specialist Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Linux and Unix > Home Forums Forums Do they look corrupted ? -- Alain Spineux aspineux gmail com May the sources be with you Alain Spineux at Feb 1, 2008 at 12:47 pm ⇧ On Feb 1, 2008
kamariz View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by kamariz 01-18-2012, 07:49 AM #7 pablov2 LQ Newbie Registered: Jan 2012 Posts: Might be, how do I check that?What's the output of lsattr /etc/shadow?Cheers,Ralph-------------- next part --------------A non-text attachment was scrubbed...Name: not availableType: application/pgp-signatureSize: 189 bytesDesc: not availableUrl : http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/attachments/20080201/8cb48186/attachment.bin reply | permalink My next attempt will be to uninstall PAM which I assume is causing the current situation. Docker Useradd: Failure While Writing Changes To /etc/passwd Register. 07-24-2012 #1 Vladikhi View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Just Joined!
i got a problem where root cannot change root's password. Press Ctrl + Alt + Del, Or install linux! The time now is 02:03 AM. check my blog I since have gotten a buddy to send me a more recent Knoppix Live CD, but I am currently living in an Ubuntu Gutsy environment with 1GB RAM, no disks mounted,
Results 1 to 7 of 7 Thread: Can't open etc shadow Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode This system has been taken offline, so there are no issues with security. Should they be exact copies of /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow? Reply With Quote 08-14-2006,04:19 AM #2 serz View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Registered User Join Date Apr 2003 Location Buenos Aires, Argentina Posts 4,221 Hmm..