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Re: SPF - exim4 + debian.org

Josselin Mouette <joss@debian.org> writes:

> Le sam 24/07/2004 à 16:12, Wouter Verhelst a écrit :
> > > This implies that you're using some external system for your
> > > passwd/group/shadow backends and therefore the behaviour of the local
> > > adduser is not very interesting.
> > 
> > Not necessarily. The Debian system could be a NIS master; and the
> > default setup of the NIS packages in Debian is to use /etc/passwd and
> > friends.
> And you should not export system users and groups with NIS. The default
> setup of the NIS packages is to export only the UID's >=1000.

Which makes it really easy to add all those users to the floppy,
cdrom and sound, groups (on top of my head).

Have you ever used the setup you're advocating?


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