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Re: Allowing @ in user names?

Quoting Marc Haber (mh+debian-devel@zugschlus.de):

> After having this discussed here, I am now inclined to allow @ in user
> names if --force-badname was given or NAME_REGEX was configured
> appropriately.
> I'll make that change thursday evening unless some new arguments were
> shown here.

I've just checked that this is supported in useradd (which you
probably did also) so you can
probably go ahead.

Christian, with his shadow (thus passwd, thus useradd) hat ON.

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