Re: dba group already exists in linux
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2008 14:47:55 -0700
On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 2:10 PM, S. Anthony Sequeira <tony_at_sequeira.org.uk>wrote:
> Maybe it's in shadow, a group removed improperly.
> Try grpck, and for good measure pwck.
> GRPCK(8) System Management Commands
> grpck - verify integrity of group files
Thanks for the suggestions, though that doesn't seem to be the problem.
I have seen this before, just never pursued it.
As I am building a new server, and not a test box, I would like to do it properly.
So far, no luck.
strace of groupadd didn't reveal anything either.
-- Jared Still Certifiable Oracle DBA and Part Time Perl Evangelist -- http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-lReceived on Tue Sep 30 2008 - 16:47:55 CDT