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Re: Adding and removing a user automatically

"Adam P. Harris" <apharris@onshore.com> writes:

> No, you may be able to get a user allocated.  But you must ask the
> base-password maintainer Galen Hazelwood <galenh@micron.net> that you
> want a user added, describe what it's for.  I'm CC Galen here.

You need only ask Galen if your package requires that the same UID be
used for all debian systems.  If not, you can just create an account
with `adduser --system'.  Most packages that want a special account
don't need it to have a particular UID.


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