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Bug#3189: nvi over-cautious about .exrc?

> Maybe we can just change /etc/adduser.conf so that USERGROUPS is off
> by default?  I don't really see the point in enabling this feature
> by default - I've seen no other unix system doing that.  The fewer
> surprises for the new admin, the better...

We settled this argument after a long and sometimes acrimonious discussion
between all of the developers a year or more ago. I'm not willing to revisit


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