dummy user for testsuites

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Apr 2 15:07:21 PDT 2007


On Mon, Apr 02, 2007 at 11:41:19PM +0200, M.Canales.es wrote:
> Why not to use the nobody user for that tests?
> 
> There is recent thread about this same issue started by Robert Connolly:
> 
> http://linuxfromscratch.org/pipermail/lfs-dev/2007-March/059171.html

In principle that's fine - I'd rather not add unnecessary users and
groups to the system. But then the nobody user is added with a shell of
/bin/false. I suppose we could change that temporarily. I'm just not
sure what the best answer is yet.

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JH



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