Subject: Re: HELP system is screwed up passwd trouble
To: None <>
From: Wojciech Puchar <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/22/2002 16:19:15
> I upgraded my 1.5.3 system to 1.6 and some things screwed up.  Somehow I
> can't change my password anymore, or use passwd.  When I use passwd I get
> the following error:
> passwd: /etc/master.passwd: entry inconsistent
> passwd: /etc/master.passwd: file unchanged
> Does anyone know why??

i don't. but i have such thing with 1.5.3

did vipw, save without changing anything, and it started to work ;)