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Bug 513242

Summary: Better error Message when adding a user to a group that doesn't exist
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jenny Galipeau <jgalipea>
Component: sssdAssignee: Jakub Hrozek <jhrozek>
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 11CC: jhrozek, sbose, sgallagh, ssorce
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Description Jenny Galipeau 2009-07-22 12:53:06 EDT
Description of problem:
When attempting to add a user to a group that doesn't exist, the following is returned:

Fedora 11:
[root@jennyF11 etc]# sss_usermod -a mygroup user1000
[sss_usermod] [main] (0): Operation failed (2)[No such file or directory]

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. add a user to the LOCAL sss.ldb domain
2. attempt to add the user to a group that doesn't exist
Actual results:
[sss_usermod] [main] (0): Operation failed (2)[No such file or directory]

Expected results:
Error message informing user that the group does not exist.

Additional info:

RHEL 5.3 error:

Transaction error. Could not modify user.
Comment 1 Jenny Galipeau 2010-01-12 13:42:31 EST
fix verified automated daily acceptance tests for regression