Re: conflict between system user and normal user
Simon McVittie <smcv <at> debian.org> writes:
> If we standardize on "_*" (or capital letters or whatever) for packaged
Users with capital letters sometimes cannot receive eMail correctly.
(Using _ in my packages since I think the BSDs’ approach sensible.)
> accounts, then "adduser --system" could also start accepting "_*"
> without needing --force-badname, if desired.
No. “adduser --system” is for the local admin to use, too, and
_they_ should have the extra warning.