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Re: [RFC] adding system users: which is the best way??

On Sun, Nov 30, 2003 at 03:07:35AM +0100, Peter Palfrader wrote:
> Some packages remove the user when they are purged.  This is even worse
> I think.

Presumable, if you purge the package, then the user is no longer needed.

So shouldn't the user be deleted?

(just don't use the option to deluser/userdel to automatically remove
the users home directory in the maintainer scripts...)
Brian May <bam@debian.org>

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