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Old 09-15-2003, 10:53 PM   #1
BajaNick
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Strange messages in system logs


RH9, Gnome, using firestarter for firewall front end.

Under my system logs I have this about 100 times
Sep 14 09:52:54 localhost fam[10502]: Fatal misconfiguration: attempted to use unknown user name "nobody" for untrusted-user

Is this a problem?
 
Old 09-15-2003, 10:55 PM   #2
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also, when i go to a console and type "users" i get my username 2 times and i dont remember seeing that before.
 
Old 09-15-2003, 11:35 PM   #3
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hello

not sure about the unknown user but about seing your login id twice.....If you use the x windows enviroment and also have a terminal window open you will see yourself logged in twice... Once for the x windows(the intial signon) signon and once when you open a terminal window. This is normal. Go ahead and open an additional terminal and type user's and you will see yourself 3 times.

Later.
 
Old 09-15-2003, 11:52 PM   #4
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lol, I knew that i just forgot, thanks
 
  


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