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Re: mandb wrapper scripts

On Tue, Feb 08, 2000 at 08:43:01PM +0100, Ruud de Rooij wrote:
> What is the reason that the Linux su can't be used on the hurd?  Or
> has it simply been not ported yet?

Completely different uids policy.
On GNU/Linux you can have exactly 1 uid and 1 or more gids.
On GNU/Hurd you can have 1 uid, 2 uids, 47 uids, even *no* uid at all.
Same cosmics with gids applies.

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