useradd now creates groups too

Valter Douglas Lisbôa Jr. douglas at trenix.com.br
Tue Sep 30 10:06:18 PDT 2008


Em Tuesday 30 September 2008 12:37:12 Mike McCarty escreveu:
> Valter Douglas Lisbôa Jr. wrote:
> > Em Tuesday 30 September 2008 11:04:06 Valter Douglas Lisbôa Jr. escreveu:
> >> Em Monday 29 September 2008 09:47:35 Jeremy Henty escreveu:
> >> I try to find by man, but it's poorly documented, I did  think for a
> >> while that /etc/defaults/useradd could change this behaviour, but no. My
> >> file have GROUP=100 and 100 is the GID of group users and it always
> >> create a new group if the -u is nor expecified.
> >>
> >> I try a strings on /usr/sbin/useradd searching a possible parameter
> >> on /etc/login.defs, but no clear hint how to change it by this way.
> >> Going to source code...
> >>
> >> --
> >> Valter Douglas Lisbôa Jr.
> >> Sócio-Diretor
> >> Trenix - IT Solutions
> >> "Nossas Idéias, suas Soluções!"
>
> Is that "Our Ideas, your Solutions"?
Yes :)

>
> >> www.trenix.com.br
> >> contato at trenix.com.br
> >
> > The patch completelly ignore the GROUP= on /etc/defaults/useradd, to be
> > truth, almost  the whole patch code is about ignore this and does not
> > have any options to change the behaviour, neither in /etc/login.defs.
>
> I use a version of Fedora, and started to reply, but forebore
> until now. I saw nothing in my /etc/defaults/useradd. The
> man page documents the "-n" option to prevent the creation
> of a user specific group.
Neither Gentoo or plain LFS has this parameter

>
> Mike
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Valter Douglas Lisbôa Jr.
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