User with dot in FC3

Rodolfo Alcázar rodolfo.alcazar at
Tue Aug 30 14:28:46 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-08-30 at 16:26 +0200, sasa wrote:
> Hi, is possible with shell "Add Users" to create a user with dot in FC3 ?? for example name.surname ??

As I know, the dot was part of the standard, but adduser (useradd) does
not allow its use. I use webmin for creating dotted usernames...

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