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# 1  
Old 06-06-2011
Cannot create user using SMITTY

i'm using smitty to create user...what happen is it prompt me "failed" with error
Code:
3004-703 Check "/etc/security/login.cfg" file. 
3004-691 Error changing "shell". 
3004-703 Check "/usr/lib/security/mkuser.default" file. 
3004-721 Could not create user. 
3004-703 Check "/usr/lib/security/mkuser.sys" file. 
: THE FILE ACCESS PERMISSIONS DO NO ALLOW THE SPECIFIED ACTION.

Code:
in the machin that i have problem
ls -lrt /usr/lib/security/mkuser.sys
-rwxr-x---    1 root     security       1947 Jun 23 2007  /usr/lib/security/mkuser.sys

in other machin thats working fine 
ls -lrt /usr/lib/security/mkuser.sys
lrwxrwxrwx    1 root     security         24 Jul 09 2010  /usr/lib/security/mkuser.sys -> /etc/security/mkuser.sys


Last edited by thecobra151; 06-06-2011 at 01:21 PM..
# 2  
Old 06-06-2011
stupid question but you are running smitty as root, right?
# 3  
Old 06-06-2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by rn_
stupid question but you are running smitty as root, right?

yes i am
# 4  
Old 06-06-2011
what about /etc/security/login.cfg. has it been changed? The first error appears to be related to this file and the rest are probably just a consequence of the failure of that one.
# 5  
Old 06-06-2011
no the /etc/security/login.cfg. did not changed

more information

i can modify and delete any user account but creating user is what i have problem with it
# 6  
Old 06-06-2011
Can you create a user with the "mkuser" command like this:

Code:
host:/:$ lsuser user1
3004-687 User "user1" does not exist.
host:/:$ mkuser user1
host:/:$ lsuser user1
user1 id=221 pgrp=staff groups=staff home=/home/user1 shell=/usr/bin/ksh login=true su=true rlogin=true daemon=true admin=false sugroups=ALL admgroups= tpath=nosak ttys=ALL expires=0 auth1=SYSTEM auth2=NONE umask=22 registry=files SYSTEM=compat logintimes= loginretries=0 pwdwarntime=5 account_locked=false minage=0 maxage=0 maxexpired=8 minalpha=2 minother=2 mindiff=0 maxrepeats=8 minlen=0 histexpire=26 histsize=0 pwdchecks= dictionlist= fsize=-1 cpu=-1 data=-1 stack=-1 core=-1 rss=-1 nofiles=-1 roles=
host:/:$

# 7  
Old 06-06-2011
dear kah00na its gives me this error agine

Code:
 
>mkuser khaled
3004-703 Check "/etc/security/audit/config" file.
3004-691 Error changing "auditclasses".
3004-703 Check "/usr/lib/security/mkuser.default" file.
3004-721 Could not create user.
3004-703 Check "/usr/lib/security/mkuser.sys" file.
 : The file access permissions do not allow the specified action.


Last edited by thecobra151; 06-07-2011 at 06:43 PM..

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