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From: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
Subject: Re: RFC: enewuser should force updates to shell and home
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2012 15:14:50 -0400
On Wednesday 13 June 2012 15:11:19 Ian Stakenvicius wrote:
> On 13/06/12 03:04 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> > we have egetshell and egethome already.  thus it's fairly easy to
> > detect the transition case.  if they installed the older version
> > which set values that you now want to change: if has_version
> > '<foo/pkg-3' && [[ $(egetshell user) == "/bad/shell" ]] ; then
> > esetshell user /good/shell fi if has_version '<foo/pkg-3' && [[
> > $(egethome user) == "/old/home" ]] ; then esethome user /new/home
> > fi
> 
> This makes sense to me.  Until I can think of a nice way to detect a
> change from the default settings set by a previous enewuser call, it
> is probably best to require each ebuild to do the above based on their
> specific need.
> 
> Patch/RFC rescinded.

eset{home,shell} don't exist today, so you should implement them :)
-mike
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