On 23/Dec/2006 01:39 Thomas Ohms wrote ..
> Hi everyone,
> new to this list I will report a constantly error I can reproduce:
> As soon as an user gets deleted and I like to switch back to the previous
> module, an error occures saying I wouldn't have access to any module within
> Webmin. Login itself is fine.
> Nothing strange can be seen in miniserv.error, miniserv.log and webmin.log
> File Line Function
> ../web-lib-funcs.pl 2453 main::error
> ./user-lib.pl 5 main::init_config
> /usr/share/webmin/webmin-1.310/useradmin/index.cgi 3 (eval)
> (eval 16) 5 (eval)
> /usr/share/webmin/webmin-1.310/miniserv.pl 1855 (eval)
> /usr/share/webmin/webmin-1.310/miniserv.pl 636 miniserv::handle_request
> The error must have to do with on or all files of miniserv.users,
> miniserv.conf, config, webmin.groups. Allthough I can see no change to
> original except the deleted user.
> Further more:
> I have recognized that after the action there's an empty file
> called ".wh.webmin.acl" with executing!! rights. What is this supposed
> to be?
> Meanwhile the only solutin is to delete this file (.wh.webmin.acl) manually.
> What is this file about? Why is it blocking my access to modules, allthough
> it's empty? How can this be fixed?
This sounds like a Webmin bug, although not one that I've heard of before.
When this happens, what does the file /etc/webmin/webmin.acl contain? That
is the one that determines who has access to which modules..