[Adduser-devel] Bug#344824: --firstuid should be usable with --system, but it is silently ignored

Marc Haber mh+debian-packages at zugschlus.de
Mon Dec 26 17:21:42 UTC 2005

severity #344824  wishlist

On Mon, Dec 26, 2005 at 04:53:04PM +0000, Max Bowsher wrote:
> The help doesn't mention any use of --firstuid with --system, but this
> would be useful to allow local non-human users, to be created in a
> separate uid range to the system users created by Debian packages.

It is documented that adduser --system uses the first available UID
from the system UID range.

Is your goal reached with adduser --disabled-login --firstuid 200 test1?


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