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On 13/06/12 02:18 PM, Mike Gilbert wrote:
> On 6/13/2012 12:00 PM, 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.
> Can you give an example of a case where modifying the home
> directory and/or shell is necessary? I don't really understand how
> this is useful.
> Also, grobian raised a good point in that the sysadmin may have
> changed it manually. It might be better to ewarn and make the user
> deal with it.
The best example at this moment is for a polkit update. ssuominen can
give you the details.
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