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SubjectRe: 2.6.15-rc3: adduser: unable to lock password file
On Thu, 2005-12-01 at 23:47 +0100, JaniD++ wrote:
> Hello, list,
> I get this after upgrade from
> [root@dy-xeon-1 etc]# adduser someuser
> adduser: unable to lock password file
> [root@dy-xeon-1 etc]#
> I use nfsroot!

I'm seeing no trouble with locking on 2.6.15-rc3 (with or without the
-onolock option). Could you please use 'strace' to get a dump of what
adduser is failing on?


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