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Date:      Fri, 24 Jan 2003 03:09:42 +0600
From:      Max Khon <fjoe@iclub.nsu.ru>
To:        Craig Rodrigues <rodrigc@attbi.com>
Cc:        freebsd-current@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: pw
Message-ID:  <20030124030942.A37794@iclub.nsu.ru>
In-Reply-To: <20030123205418.GA41199@attbi.com>; from rodrigc@attbi.com on Thu, Jan 23, 2003 at 03:54:18PM -0500
References:  <20030124022538.C36624@iclub.nsu.ru> <20030123205418.GA41199@attbi.com>

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hi, there!

On Thu, Jan 23, 2003 at 03:54:18PM -0500, Craig Rodrigues wrote:

> > Can we enable using '$' in usernames in pw?
> > The patch is attached.
> 
> The same patch was submitted here by David Chapman:
> http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/getmsg.cgi?fetch=1059329+1062195+/usr/local/www/db/text/2002/freebsd-current/20021201.freebsd-current
> 
> See the long discussion thread that followed.

most messages were related to adduser.pl. adduser.pl has gone
and adduser.sh now uses pw directly

as for login class and group names -- there is nothing wrong with '$'
in them but if anyone would be uncomfortable with it why not commit
the patch that someone (Terry?) suggested that filters out '$' from
login class and group names?

/fjoe


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