[Adduser-devel] Bug#316089: marked as done (exim4-config - fails to install if system uses no shadow)

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Package: exim4-config
Version: 4.51-1
Severity: serious

exim4-config fails to install if the system have no /etc/shadow file.

| Setting up exim4-config (4.51-1) ...
| hostname: Unknown host
| hostname: Unknown host
| Adding system-user for exim (v4)
| chage: can't open shadow password file
| groupdel: group Debian-exim does not exist
| dpkg: error processing exim4-config (--configure):
|  subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 1


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Source: adduser
Source-Version: 3.66

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
adduser, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to pool/main/a/adduser/adduser_3.66.dsc
  to pool/main/a/adduser/adduser_3.66.tar.gz
  to pool/main/a/adduser/adduser_3.66_all.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to 316089 at bugs.debian.org,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

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Format: 1.7
Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2005 05:34:56 +0000
Source: adduser
Binary: adduser
Architecture: source all
Version: 3.66
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian Adduser Developers <adduser-devel at lists.alioth.debian.org>
Changed-By: Marc Haber <mh+debian-packages at zugschlus.de>
 adduser    - Add and remove users and groups
Closes: 316089 318951 319043
 adduser (3.66) unstable; urgency=low
   * Fix adduser user group. Thanks to Klaus Ethgen. Closes: #318951
   * Fix primary group check which was broken due to wrong function name.
     Thanks to Bastian Kleineidam. Closes: #319043
   * Fix broken error message on chage non-zero exit code. Thanks to
     Brian Nelson. Closes: #316089
   * have get_group_members return a list when callers expect a list.
     Thanks to Lukasz Czyczylo.
   * add lintian override: adduser does not need to depend on adduser
     to use adduser in maintainer scripts.
 126f04ee2f9733303e7b117bd9b365b4 637 base important adduser_3.66.dsc
 12e9f71c6c96bc396ba09fea7d79b961 108980 base important adduser_3.66.tar.gz
 6e529148cc883bd1734acbe52ad60088 100434 base important adduser_3.66_all.deb

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