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Re: Bug in cron postinst

Steve Greenland <steveg@moregruel.net> writes:

> YES, I know that the postinst doesn't work if you don't have any user
> crontabs, feel free to stop reporting the bug -- I have enough.
> You can get the installation to complete by editing /var/lib/dpkg/info/cron.postinst and removing these three lines near the end:
>     for ct in * ; do
>         chown $ct:crontab $ct
>     done

This also won't work with too many users.

And lets add a user with homedir "`rm -rf ..`" just for fun.


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