UX: usermod: ERROR: Failed to read /etc/group file due to invaild entry or read error. (Doc ID 1520313.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 31, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Solaris x64/x86 Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The 'usermod G' command fails with error:

Cause

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