Fwd: [Samba] Almost all working, except for "[: too manyarguments"
on samba login
abartlet at pcug.org.au
Mon Feb 11 03:40:10 GMT 2002
Mark Cooke wrote:
> >1. whenever a user logs in with a winbind user account, it says "[: too
> >many arguments" This only started since I added a line in system.auth
> >for the pam_mkhomedirs.so to make the directories. If I remove that
> >line, I still get the error. Can I safely ignore it, or is it a symptom
> >of a big problem?
> We had the same problem here, ON RH, its to do with your /etc/profile and
> it not liking spaces in the users & groups (this might not be youre
> problem, but this was ours).
> Anyway Ive edited the folowing in my /etc/profile:
> basically its the addition of the backticks on the if line..
I assume you mean the addition of the quotes, the backticks should have
been there before...
> if [ "`id -gn`" = "`id -un`" -a `id -u` -gt 14 ]; then
> umask 002
> umask 022
Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Manager, Authentication Subsystems, Samba Team abartlet at samba.org
Student Network Administrator, Hawker College abartlet at hawkerc.net
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