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Re: Who is 'nobody'?

> > Who is this "nobody"?
> 'nobody' is a 'system' user. User 'nobody' should never ever have ANY files
> in the filesystem (if it does, that's probably a security hole), and should
> be used by daemons and the like that need only read access to files that are
> readable by all users.

Is it therefore necessary that 'nobody' has an enty in the passwd file??


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