Bug 128237 - User Manager won't run with bad groups
Summary: User Manager won't run with bad groups
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-users
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nils Philippsen
QA Contact:
Keywords: FutureFeature
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-07-20 17:34 UTC by Rick DeBay
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-09-19 13:35:15 UTC

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Description Rick DeBay 2004-07-20 17:34:35 UTC
Description of problem:

After a bad rpm installation of Firebird (database, not browser) I
couldn't install the previous version as it kept hanging when trying
to create a user and group.
I couldn't open the GUI user manager, as it would immediately exit.
I ran grpck and deleted an entry for ':!::' which fixed the problem.

The manager GUI shouldn't have crashed, if it couldn't parse it should
have at least shelled out to grpck, or given a message that the user
should do so.

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How reproducible:

Every time.

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Comment 1 Nils Philippsen 2004-08-13 20:46:50 UTC
Please attach the error message (it should die with a Python traceback).

Comment 2 Nils Philippsen 2006-09-19 13:35:15 UTC
Closing due to inactivity.

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