Re: Installation of openssh-client stops with error in groupadd
On Mon, 25 Apr 2016 21:33:45 +0200
Michael Luecke <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I have a fresh installation of Debian jessie. As I wanted to install
> 'openssh-client' it stops with an error in groupadd. It seems that I
> cannot add any groups, because I get the error also when I try to add
> the group manually. In /etc there are two files, group and group+. Their
> difference is the ssh group I and apt tried to add before.
> groupadd: failure while writing changes to /etc/group
> addgroup: `/usr/sbin/groupadd -g 117 ssh' returned error code 10. Exiting.
Please post the output of:
strace /usr/sbin/groupadd -g 117 ssh
dmesg | tail