[Pkg-shadow-devel] Bug#569622: passwd needs to have login as dependency, groupadd fails otherwise
tgp1994 at gmail.com
Fri Feb 12 21:44:13 UTC 2010
Today while trying to install a package that used groupadd in it's post-install script, dpkg would fail for an unknown reason.
I ended up running strace on groupadd and discoverd a missing file, which was part of the login package.
passwd needs to have login as a dependency to fully function.
-- System Information:
Debian Release: 5.0.4
APT prefers proposed-updates
APT policy: (500, 'proposed-updates'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Kernel: Linux 126.96.36.199 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US, LC_CTYPE=en_US (charmap=ISO-8859-1)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Versions of packages passwd depends on:
ii debianutils 2.30 Miscellaneous utilities specific t
ii libc6 2.7-18lenny2 GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii libpam-modules 1.0.1-5+lenny1 Pluggable Authentication Modules f
ii libpam0g 1.0.1-5+lenny1 Pluggable Authentication Modules l
ii libselinux1 2.0.65-5 SELinux shared libraries
passwd recommends no packages.
passwd suggests no packages.
-- no debconf information
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