[Samba] (no subject)

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at pcug.org.au
Sat Feb 16 14:05:02 GMT 2002

Shaun Nykvist wrote:
> Hi all
> The trouble I am still having is creating the machine account.  I get an
> error saying that the dir /dev/null cannot be created because a file by the
> name of null exists in  /dev.  

read the adduser manpage - there are options to say 'this really isn't a
user, don't bother making the homedir'.

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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