View Full Version : warning: /etc/gdm/custom.conf created as /etc/gdm/custom.conf.rpmnew

17th June 2006, 12:20 AM
warning: /etc/gdm/custom.conf created as /etc/gdm/custom.conf.rpmnew
warning: /etc/pam.d/system-auth created as /etc/pam.d/system-auth.rpmnew
warning: /etc/ntp.conf created as /etc/ntp.conf.rpmnew

I have FC5 and when i updated with yum i got these errors. Could some plz enlighten me as to what they are.

17th June 2006, 01:40 PM
They're not errors. During an update, when a new package includes a new config file, rather than overwrite your existing config file-- which may contain customizations you made for your system -- it saves the new config file with the rpmnew filename extension.