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Bug 60063 - userdel uses 100% of cpu when their are duplicate users/groups in /etc/passwd or /etc/group
userdel uses 100% of cpu when their are duplicate users/groups in /etc/passwd...
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: shadow-utils (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Eido Inoue
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-02-19 11:43 EST by bdraco
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:40 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-23 16:18:52 EDT
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Description bdraco 2002-02-19 11:43:13 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.1.2 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20011226

Description of problem:
userdel should remove both the user and the duplicate line

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. create two users with the same username 
2. delete the user with userdel

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Comment 1 Eido Inoue 2004-09-23 16:18:52 EDT
Not a problem in 4.0.3 in later (does not eat 100% of time)

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