What's the meaning of this warning from gkrellm?

Gerald Dachs ubuntu at dachsweb.de
Mon Feb 11 11:56:25 UTC 2008

Quoting David Vincent <dvincent at sleepdeprived.ca>:

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> Dan Farrell wrote:
>>> No one?
>>> No ideas?
>> Well, one.  It appears that source of the error is logrotate, run from
>> cron.daily.  I would check the logrotate config, see if it's trying to
>> back up something that doesn't exist or something.
>> I have no idea what - if anything - this has to do with gkrellm
> these lines:
>> /etc/cron.daily/logrotate:
>>> > error: firebird1.5:8 unknown user 'firebird'
> apparently there is no user named firebird.  perhaps creating one would
> help?  and where is this user - is it a system user or a database user
> (are they the same thing when you run a firebird db?  i don't know, i'd
> have to google that one.) is a good question you should be asking
> yourself too.

Look like an incomplete firebird database installation.


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