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Bug#2920: incorrect entry for nobody in recent "base" package

Package: base
Version: 1.1.0-7

(Note that this is _not_ the same error as is present in the nobody entry
for /etc/passwd in base-1.1.0-4.)

This package contains the following entry for nobody:


With this entry, the find command in /etc/cron.daily fails.  That is,
     su nobody -c "cd / && updatedb"
gives the error message:
     su: cannot run /dev/null: Permission denied

If the nobody line in /etc/passwd is replaced with


then updatedb works as expected.

Susan Kleinmann

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