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This process took about 1 hour and now it works!  share Link to post Share on other sites Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a errorx(1, "unable to cache gid, already exists"); return(gr); } else { len = strlen(name) + 1; --- 525,533 ---- if ((gr = getgrnam(name)) != NULL) { gr = sudo_grdup(gr); if (rbinsert(grcache_byname, I have tried to find a solution on the awesome website google but no success...  share Link to post Share on other sites Lyons Lyons    Member 2,138 posts Yeah, nah User does not matter - this happens with the root user too. Source

There are numerous entries in the /etc/sudoers file for other AD groups that have multiple individual entries, and they do not generate this error. errorx(1, "unable to cache user name, already exists"); return(NULL); } } --- 266,272 ---- pw->pw_name = cp; pw->pw_uid = (uid_t) -1; if (rbinsert(pwcache_byname, (void *) pw) != NULL) ! All I need is to "fix" the sudo problem I'm experiencing. Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Why is my shell changing when I use 'sudo'? [closed] up vote 0 down vote favorite When I run sudo su on http://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/136583/sudo-unable-to-cache-user-root-already-exists

No, create an account now. errorx(1, "unable to cache uid %d, already exists", uid); return(pw); } else { pw = emalloc(sizeof(*pw)); zero_bytes(pw, sizeof(*pw)); pw->pw_uid = uid; if (rbinsert(pwcache_byuid, (void *) pw) != NULL) ! Lion Desktop Support Mtn. Are there other, newer versions of sudo and sudo-ldap that I should install?

actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said on 2015-09-02: #3 Lucid is EOL and not supported in any way by Canonical or the Ubuntu community. Not the answer you're looking for? I have tried to find a solution on the awesome website google but no success... Skärmavbild 2013-08-29 kl. 18.07.55.png I first tried to repair premission errors but that didnt work, so i rebooted Referring to equations Can the product of two nonsymmetric matrices be symmetric?

I have tried to find a solution on the awesome website google but no success... Skärmavbild 2013-08-29 kl. 18.07.55.png I first tried to repair premission errors but that didnt work, so i rebooted Is a Windows XP virtual machine with no network connection safe from hacking? Does "sudo pwck" or "sudo grpck" show any error? https://discussions.apple.com/thread/4852856?start=0&tstart=0 errorx(1, "unable to cache gid, already exists"); return(gr); } else { gr = emalloc(sizeof(*gr)); zero_bytes(gr, sizeof(*gr)); gr->gr_gid = gid; if (rbinsert(grcache_bygid, (void *) gr) != NULL) !

I've been having troubles running sudo. You can not post a blank message. Output the sign more hot questions lang-sh about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Most Liked Posts haravikk, Jun 30, 2014 haravikk macrumors 65816 Joined: May 1, 2005 #1 Encountered this strange error today for the first time.

I have done it in the past no problem. http://www.applephoon.com/whenever-I-use-sudo-i-get-sudo-unabl-thread-282413-1-1.html It can't find a user named "root" to change the password for. My goal is to resolve the issue with the sudo privileges on the machine. Please type your message and try again.            TheTrybe Level 1 (0 points) Q: whenever I use sudo i get "sudo: unable to cache user root, already exists" Hey everyone,I

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Very useful, right? beelzebozo Super Moderator Joined: Mar 31, 2010 Messages: 3,517 Mobo: Main Build: GA z97x-UD5H CPU: i7 - 4770K Graphics: GTX 680 Mac: Classic Mac: Mobile Phone: Mar 1, 2013 at 7:53 The AD group does not exist in the local /etc/group file. http://crudlet.org/sudo-unable/sudo-unable-to-cache-user-root-already-exists.html I still appear to have admin rights as far as OS X is concerned, I just don't have access to anything that runs via sudo in the Terminal.

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Googling for "sudo: unable to cache group" brings up some hits were the cause was duplicate user id or group id numbers.

errorx(1, "unable to cache user name, already exists"); if (rbinsert(pwcache_byuid, (void *) pw) != NULL) ! errorx(1, "unable to cache group name '%s', already exists", name); return(NULL); } } Next message: [sudo-workers] Sudo 1.7.1 unclear messages Messages sorted by: [ date ] [ thread ] [ subject Anonymous form close (x) Front Page Mac Blog iOS Blog Roundups AirPort Apple Car Apple Deals Apple Pay Apple Stores Apple TV Apple VR Project errorx(1, "unable to cache group name, already exists"); if (rbinsert(grcache_bygid, (void *) gr) != NULL) !

So, basically, I'm at a loss for words. MacRumors attracts a broad audience of both consumers and professionals interested in the latest technologies and products. Provide an answer of your own, or ask Greg Michael for more information if necessary. Check This Out Does anyone know where the cache that sudo is mentioning might be located, and whether I can delete and recreate it (and if so, how if it isn't a simple delete)?

All rights reserved. I'm currently in Windows, but I think the line that comes up when I sudo is along the lines of "Unable to cache user root: already exists" or something like that. Related 2229Check if a directory exists in a shell script408Why doesn't “cd” work in a bash shell script?117Executing Shell Scripts from the OS X Dock?522Shell command to sum integers, one per We also boast an active community focused on purchasing decisions and technical aspects of the iPhone, iPod, iPad, and Mac platforms.

Greg Michael (greg-michael) said on 2015-09-01: #2 Thanks, but maybe I wasn't clear enough in my initial post - upgrading is not an option. As soon as there are 2 or more entries, that's when the "unable to cache group" error gets reported. How to block Hot Network Questions in the sidebar of Stack Exchange network? This server is being left to run out its life, hence the "legacy" tag.

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