On Monday, September 16, 2019 11:49:52 AM MST Zbigniew Jędrzejewski-Szmek
On Mon, Sep 16, 2019 at 06:45:09PM +0000, John M. Harris, Jr. wrote:
> Why exactly is systemd-sysusers needed here anyway? Do you not have a
> passwd and shadow file?
systemd-sysusers is a tool to add entries to /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow.
It does a similar job to useradd and groupadd.
In that case, it sounds like this could be avoided by simply using the
traditional tools.. That way you wouldn't need to pull in systemd.