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Date:      Tue, 23 Apr 2013 13:17:47 +0200
From:      AMS_MDF_operations <AMS_MDF_operations@Tele2.com>
To:        questions@FreeBSD.org
Subject:   Problem creating user account
Message-ID:  <OF0D053457.19A0C923-ONC1257B56.003D14BA-C1257B56.003E0DA5@tele2.com>

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What is going ewrong?

Problem : Creating user account

-bash-2.05b$ uname -a
FreeBSD us-syslog01.dcn.versatel.net 4.9-RELEASE-p10 FreeBSD 
4.9-RELEASE-p10 #1: Thu Jun 24 10:04:37 GMT 2004 
root@syslog1.versatel.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/SYSLOG  i386
-bash-2.05b$



-bash-2.05b$ sudo adduser 
Use option ``-silent'' if you don't want to see all warnings and 
questions.

Check /etc/shells
Check /etc/master.passwd
Check /etc/group
Usernames must match regular expression: 
[Usernames must match regular expression]: 
Enter your default shell: bash csh date no sh tcsh [bash]: 
Your default shell is: bash -> /usr/local/bin/bash
Enter your default HOME partition: [/home]: 
Copy dotfiles from: /usr/share/skel no [/usr/share/skel]: 
Send message from file: /etc/adduser.message no [no]: 
Do not send message
Use passwords (y/n) [y]: 

Ok, let's go.
Don't worry about mistakes. I will give you the chance later to correct 
any input.
Enter username [Usernames must match regular expression]: l-ong
Username doesn't match the regexp /Usernames must match regular 
expression/


For this message I deleted an existing user, and try to create this same 
user.
Also this failed, see below



p-vrij:*:1010:1010:Peter Vrij:/home/p-vrij:/usr/local/bin/bash

-bash-2.05b$  sudo rmuser p-vrij
Password:
Matching password entry:

Is this the entry you wish to remove? y
Remove user's home directory (/home/p-vrij)? y
Updating password file, updating databases, done.
Updating group file: utbackup (removing group p-vrij -- personal group is 
empty) done.
Removing user's home directory (/home/p-vrij): done.
Removing files belonging to p-vrij from /tmp: done.
Removing files belonging to p-vrij from /var/tmp: done.
Removing files belonging to p-vrij from /var/tmp/vi.recover: done.



Enter username [Usernames must match regular expression]: p-vrij
Username doesn't match the regexp /Usernames must match regular 
expression/

Regards,

Ronald van Nigtevecht
Engineer Network ll
Afd. Transmission MDF

Tele2 Zakelijk 
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