groupadd, GID issue

Justin Hibbits jrh29 at
Wed Jan 1 14:28:40 PST 2003

On Wed, Jan 01, 2003 at 11:07:12PM +0100, Christian Franck wrote:
> /etc/group is available (-rw-r--r--) containing entry :
> users:x:100:
> ls -l /sbin/swapon gives  root 0  [...]  swapon

You're missing the group root, looks like you didn't create the file from the
beginning of chapter 6, under "Creating the /etc/passwd and /etc/group files".

Hope this helps,


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