On 11.05.2007 14:16, Enrico Scholz wrote:
Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora(a)leemhuis.info> writes:
> So I'm trying it in a different way: say I'm a sysadmin and I want to
> have the same static UIDs and GIDs on all my systems for *all* Fedora
> packages that create UIDs or GIDs during install. I need a list of
> groupnames and usernames such packages might create to prepare a
> modified setup package.
> So we need to have a kind of list like this somewhere:
Such a list exists already:
It misses username and groupname -- those would be needed for the
proposed solution. And the list only contains packages that use
Using wrappers like 'fedora-usermgmt' will make life of admins easier
because they have to configure their system only once instead of updating
their 'setup' package regularly.
Maybe. But it seems it made lots of people really unhappy, so something
is wrong somewhere.
/me prefers not to comment more then the above -- I leave the user/group
handling stuff to the packaging committee and trust it to make a good