password file

Discussion in 'Server Operation' started by zaqavis, May 21, 2008.

  1. zaqavis

    zaqavis New Member

    I have Redhat Enterprise 4 . when I create user on GUI interface , I have received error is mismatch file /etc/passwd /etc/shadow.

    I have delete mismatch entries. now these files are same.
    but still erorr is persist.

    i see in my /etc/ file two more file is there.
    /etc/passwd- /etc/shadow-
    what is this.
  2. chipsafts

    chipsafts New Member

    looks like backup files, what does
    ls -l /etc/
    show for them?

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