Subject: Re: Upgrade to 2.0 and passwd problems
To: None <>
From: Tyler <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/02/2005 18:43:24
Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> In message <d04h0b$738$>, Tyler writes:
>>Hi all,
>>I've juste upgraded my netbsd 1.6 to 2.0.1. All seems to work excpet one 
>>thing :)
>>First, with the user tyler I can't execute the command chsh to change my 
>>shell : I've got a chsh : /etc/pw00469a : Permission denied. Well I 
>>won't make the /etc directory writable for all or for tyler :)
>>What's the problem ?
>>And also I can't su with tyler (he is on the wheel group). i can type 
>>the password so the wheel stuff works. but it always says : wrong su
> Check the permissions on su, chsh, etc.  Are they setuid?  Did you do an
> unprivileged build without -U?
ok that's it. Yes I'v used the -U option to build the userland. I can 
set the uid bit to 1 for these files. But it will be the same for all 
the setuid apps :(
I have to rebuild it without -U option ?