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Bug 84199 - driver and daemon fail to start
Summary: driver and daemon fail to start
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: nut
Version: 1.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ngo Than
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-13 13:14 UTC by Markku Kolkka
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:51 UTC (History)
0 users

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-02-13 15:35:45 UTC

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Description Markku Kolkka 2003-02-13 13:14:12 UTC
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Description of problem:
When trying to start ups service (after configuring it) both the hidups driver
and upsd fail with errror message:
"getpwnam() failed: user 57 does not exist"

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.service ups start

Actual Results:  # service ups start
Starting hidups: getpwnam() failed: user 57 does not exist
Starting upsd: Network UPS Tools upsd 1.2.0
/var/lib/ups is world readable
Warning: Data for UPS [apc] is stale - check driver
getpwnam() failed: user 57 does not exist
Starting UPS monitor (master):                             [  OK  ]

Expected Results:  Three green [OK]s

Additional info:
User "nut" with UID=57 exists in /etc/passwd

Comment 1 Ngo Than 2003-02-13 15:35:45 UTC
It's fixed in 1.2.0-6. Could you please test it again. Thanks

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