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Re: add user ?




> Since relatively few people are using PAM with any distribution
> other than Red Hat Linux, I'll assume that's what you are using.
> In Red Hat Linux, the password file is locked with the /etc/.pwd.lock
> file, and I have seen the passwd program say that the password
> database is locked and that the user should try again later when I
> tried to use it while adding a user.

I said "cd /etc", then "touch .pwd.lock"
and then as normal user said passwd - I DID change my password !
(BTW, after that there was no .pwd.lock file ...)
What is wrong then ?

Sasha




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