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Re: xplaycd works without sound output

On Wed, 5 Nov 1997, Joost Kooij wrote:

> Well, you've read it wrong then :-)
> >From the adduser manpage:
>    Add an existing user to an existing group
>        If called with two non-option arguments, adduser will  add
>        an existing user to an existing group.

Well, I didn't know that.

> Additionally, I disagree with the methods you advocate:


> This is generally considered bad practice. The adduser utility (and its
> friends) make all these changes in a much more controlled manner. 
> No problems syncing the shadowed files and much less risk of corrupting
> your system by accidentally making typos.

I know it is bad practice, but I didn't know there was a Right Way to do
this. Thanks for pointing it out to me.


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