Bug 173761 - authconfig: critical error writing /etc//samba/smb.conf
authconfig: critical error writing /etc//samba/smb.conf
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: authconfig (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Tomas Mraz
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-11-20 14:34 EST by Ricky Ng-Adam
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: authconfig-5.0.1-1
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Last Closed: 2005-12-17 07:51:42 EST
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Description Ricky Ng-Adam 2005-11-20 14:34:32 EST
Description of problem:

The following error pops-up when finishing up authconfig:

authconfig: critical error writing /etc//samba/smb.conf: No such file or directory

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How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run authconfig
2. Select Use LDAP, Use MD5 Passwords, Use Shadow Passwords, Use LDAP auth,
local auth sufficient (but not Use SMB Authentication)
3. next > ok
Actual results:

Displays: "authconfig: critical error writing /etc//samba/smb.conf: No such file
or directory"

Expected results:

No critical error message

Additional info:
Comment 1 Tomas Mraz 2005-12-17 07:51:42 EST
The message is harmless and doesn't affect saving other files.

The FC devel version doesn't display it anymore.

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