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I'm getting this trace:

(process: 462) GLib-WARNING **: getpwuid_r(): failed due to unknown user id (0)

I have Windows 7 currently installed on the machine, and was booting off a cd with the Ubuntu 10 ISO on it.

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migrated from Jun 5 '10 at 23:22

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That's a warning that has no impact on functionality whatsoever. It's purely cosmetic and can be safely ignored. After installing updates, it will no longer appear during those split-seconds of TTY-visibility in suspend, resume, TTY switching, boot, etc.

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