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Re: User names created by ports

Christian Weisgerber <naddy_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org> wrote:

> 1. Share the leading underscore between system and ports: _squid,
>    _postgresql, etc.  The last time I brought this up, Theo suggested
>    that it needs to be thought through...

Well, pval@ strongly favors _name and nobody has managed to think
of a realistic issue with that.  There are only ten system _names
in passwd right now.  We don't think collisions are going to be an
issue.  So, _user (and _group) it will be.

Christian "naddy" Weisgerber                          naddy_(_at_)_mips_(_dot_)_inka_(_dot_)_de