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Bug 100895 - Have trouble adding user to existing Groups
Have trouble adding user to existing Groups
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 98000
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-users (Show other bugs)
athlon Linux
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Assigned To: Brent Fox
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Blocks: CambridgeBlocker
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Reported: 2003-07-26 17:46 EDT by Justin Churchey
Modified: 2006-02-21 13:57 EST (History)
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Description Justin Churchey 2003-07-26 17:46:01 EDT
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Description of problem:
Added a user and created a custom group for it.  I edited /etc/passwd and
/etc/shadow to add an underscore to the username.  I had to delete the user b/c
Linux kept saying that the password would have to be reset in 0 days (which may
be another bug).  I added the user again (no underscores).  A dialog prompted me
asking whether or not I wanted to add the user to the already existing custom
group that it made before or add them to the "users" group.  I chose yes, and
the program hangs giving the following output to terminal: 

  File "/usr/share/redhat-config-users/userWindow.py", line 290, in
  File "/usr/share/redhat-config-users/userWindow.py", line 92, in userWinReset
TypeError: argument 2 must be list, not str

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run redhat-config-users
2.Add user where a custom group had already been made under that name
3.Choose to add to existing group when the dialog box appears

Actual Results:  The program hangs

Expected Results:  The program should add the user to the existing group with no

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Comment 1 Brent Fox 2003-10-15 20:52:01 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 98000 ***
Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 13:57:46 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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