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  1. #1

    about error: id: cannot find name for group ID while switching users

    Hi, when I switch between users, I always see error:
    " cannot find name for group ID"
    what is wrong with this?

    [esolve at goeland esolve]$ su su4089
    [root at goeland esolve]# su esolve
    id: cannot find name for group ID 1150
    [esolve at goeland esolve]$
    [esolve at goeland esolve]$ id
    uid=40078(esolve) gid=1150 groups=1150

  2. #2
    Linux Engineer hazel's Avatar
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    May 2004
    Harrow, UK
    Have you looked in /etc/group for this group id?
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