What is the Meaning of Inetgroup Name Too Long

(Doc ID 1598736.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Instant Messaging Server - Version 9.0.1.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

During installation Instant Messaging 9, when running configure, we see:

 Do you want to return to the previous panel? [no]:

  Runtime user ID: [inetuser]:
  Runtime group ID: [inetgroup]:
  Runtime directory [/var/opt/sun/comms/im]:

 The user ID inetuser does not exist.


 Do you want to create? or enter another user ID?
  1. Create user ID
  2. re-select a new
 Enter the number that corresponds to the choice: [2]:1
UX: /usr/sbin/useradd: inetgroup name too long.
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UX: /usr/sbin/useradd: inetgroup name too long.

1. What's the impact due to this message?
2. What's the root cause of this message?
3. Is there a workaround to avoid the message?
 

Solution

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