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Old 08-01-2003, 04:15 AM   #1
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Unhappy useradd - segmentation fault

everytime i want to add a user, invoking with useradd, an error "segmentation fault" come out.

I dont understand what does it means. Anyone had experienced this before? Please give suggestions & advice.
Old 08-01-2003, 04:36 AM   #2
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it means that the prog tried to access memory that doesn't belong to it. There is nothing I like to see less than that. short of maybe checking for an update and reinstalling the neccesary component I don't think there is much you can do about that.


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