groupadd: PAM authentication failed
scott at jasongurtz.com
Mon Dec 27 07:34:16 PST 2004
Vincent Blondel wrote:
> Hello All,
> I get next error message when I use groupadd :
> "groupadd: PAM authentication failed".
When I encountered this problem a few months ago, I resolved it by doing
cp /etc/pam.d/useradd /etc/pam.d/groupadd
This seems to have taken care of the problem for me. I think my
reasoning was sound on this. In my mind, the useradd and groupadd
commands should have the same pam configuration.
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