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From: "Paul B. Henson" <henson@×××.org>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] uid/gid request for net-misc/openntpd
Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 00:27:17
Message-Id: 20190912002709.GC2322@bender.it-sys.cpp.edu
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] uid/gid request for net-misc/openntpd by "Paul B. Henson"
It was suggested to use uid/gid 321 for this purpose? Any objections to
this selection?

If not, how do I get

	https://api.gentoo.org/uid-gid.txt

updated to mark it as requested or reserved?

Thanks...


On Mon, Sep 02, 2019 at 01:09:40PM -0700, Paul B. Henson wrote:
> Per https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=693050 openntpd is going to > switch to a dedicated openntpd user/group rather than sharing the ntp > user/group with net-misc/ntp. > > Could I please get a static uid/gid assigned for this? For now, I'm just > going to hardcode them in the ebuild, and transition it to the new > acct-user/acct-group mechanism at a later point.

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Re: [gentoo-dev] uid/gid request for net-misc/openntpd Mike Gilbert <floppym@g.o>