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Re: NSS library dependencies

On Tue, Dec 17, 2002 at 03:42:00PM -0800, Grant Bowman wrote:
> * Steve Langasek <vorlon@netexpress.net> [021217 08:47]:
> > What information are you trying to store in LDAP that is so essential to
> > the system prior to mounting of /usr?
> > [...] 

> Using LDAP information as a replacement for almost all of /etc/password.

Almost all of /etc/passwd is unnecessary before /usr is mounted.  Can you
give a more concrete example of how not being able to access most users
without having /usr mounted is a problem?

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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