Problem editing user/group settings
Charles R. Anderson
cra at WPI.EDU
Sun Sep 26 17:56:56 UTC 2004
On Sun, Sep 26, 2004 at 09:03:40AM -0700, Tom Taylor wrote:
> The user database cannot be read. This problem is most likely caused by a
> mismatch in /etc/password and /etc/shadow.
> My question is WHY and how do I CORRECT it?
> I want to do this so I can add groups to my user account so I can add devices
> to my user desktop.
It shouldn't be necessary to do that. What devices are you trying to
access? Everything should just work as a normal user without editing
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