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From: Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>
Subject: Re: RFC: enewuser should force updates to shell and home
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2012 20:09:31 +0200
On 13-06-2012 12:00:16 -0400, Ian Stakenvicius wrote:
> Hey all - I'd like to propose that enewuser forces updates to a user's
> home dir and shell whenever it is called, so that if this changes with
> new versions of an ebuild it is dealt with automatically rather than
> having to modify them in pkg_postinst/pkg_setup directly.

What if some admin purposely changed home or shell for a system account?
Would be quite annoying if every update would reset that, wouldn't it?


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