[OpenAFS] Re: Help: Cannot execute pts createuser
Wed, 1 Jun 2011 10:28:11 +0800
Thanks Marcus, your way solved the problem. And shall I use -localauth
for the following installation procedure? Andrew, yes, I followed a
guide from the OpenAFS official website,
http://docs.openafs.org/QuickStartUnix/index.html. And it says I shall
use -noauth in installation procedure.
On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 12:35 AM, Andrew Deason <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Wed, 1 Jun 2011 00:22:49 +0800
> Lee Eric <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> [root@server ~]# pts createuser -name admin -noauth
>> pts: Permission denied ; unable to create user admin
>> [root@server ~]# pts createuser -name admin -id 1 -noauth
>> pts: Entry for id already exists ; unable to create user admin with id 1
>> [root@server ~]#
>> Could anyone show me some tips to fix that?
> Well, you're trying to add a user while unauthenticated (-noauth);
> usually you need to be authenticated as an administrator in order to add
> users. So, acquire admin credentials, or try running with -localauth
> instead of -noauth.
> Are you following a guide or something? If so, what exactly did it say
> to do?
> Andrew Deason
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