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Re: List of installation problems for 1.2

Santiago Vila Doncel <sanvila@ctv.es> writes:

> However, I have a very very strange problem: When I update base-passwd
> package using dpkg, *nothing happens*. Has anybody else seen this
> behavioour?

It's because /etc/passwd and /etc/group are conffiles.  Presumably you
said N.  At some point new users added by base-passwd will be added
with a script - ie, it won't be using the conffile mechanism anymore.


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