Comment 0 for bug 893842

Fresh install from daily today, am unable to do many common admin actions, the 'root' password is requested
Attached orig /etc/groups

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: ubiquity 2.9.4
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.1.0-2.3-generic 3.1.0
Uname: Linux 3.1.0-2-generic i686
ApportVersion: 1.26-0ubuntu1
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue Nov 22 20:56:50 2011
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Alpha i386 (20111122)
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: ubiquity
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)