Bug#316271: [Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#316271: nagios install fails "chage: can't open shadow password fileadduser"

Christian Perrier Christian Perrier <bubulle@debian.org>, 316271@bugs.debian.org
Thu, 30 Jun 2005 09:05:00 +0200

> could it be that this is configured not during the initial CD install
> setup,
> but the the second portion of setup after the first reboot?  i usually just exit
> out of this second part because i prefer to manually reconfigure exim
> and install users later on.

Yes, that's the explanation.

I would not recommend skipping 2nd stage because at this moment
base-config is kinda part of the install process.

Moving some parts of it to 1st stage is among the planned features but
not achieved.

I think you'd better preseed the questions if you want to skip some of
them and, anyway, the user creation is optional as well as exim