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Re: [suse-security] Yast2 deletes root
  • From: Thomas Götz <Thomas.Goetz@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 22 Sep 2003 10:29:47 +0200
  • Message-id: <3F6EB2FB.6070107@xxxxxxxx>
No, it isn't enabled.

Regards
Thomas

Andreas Winkelmann schrieb:

Thomas Götz wrote:

Verified on 2 Systems SuSE 8.2

Yast Verion:
yast2-users-2.7.20-15

Problem:
For some reason there are 2 root users on a system, e.g.
root
emergency

If one creates a new user with Yast 2, root will be deleted.

Solution:
?


Is uid-sorting of passwd enabled (/etc/sysconfig/suseconfig->SORT_PASSWD_BY_UID)?

Maybe switch this off.





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