On 22-Feb-02 David Wolfskill wrote:
>>Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2002 08:33:01 -0500
>>From: Glenn Gombert <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>I have tried to re-cvsup and a clean rebuild the alst couple of days, and I
>>keep getting this error when I try and do an 'installworld' ..after a clean
>>build...does anyone know what might be causing this??
>>mtree -deU -f /usr/src/etc/mtree/BSD.var -p /var 
>>mtree: line 67: unknown user smmsp
> Sounds like a botched (or not run) "mergemaster" execution:

Sort of.  The problem is we have added a new user that installworld depends on.
Imagine a 4.x to 5.0 upgrade right now.  4.x doesn't have this user IIRC, and
you are supposed to run installworld before mergemaster.  Sounds like a nice
catch 22 to me. :-/


John Baldwin <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>  <><  http://www.FreeBSD.org/~jhb/
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