[Adduser-devel] Bug#334315: adduser: describe difference between user group and system group

Marc Haber mh+debian-packages at zugschlus.de
Mon Oct 17 15:38:47 UTC 2005

tags #334315 confirmed pending

On Sun, Oct 16, 2005 at 11:29:17PM -0400, Faheem Mitha wrote:
> This does not look quite right. I think that in
> "Add a system group 
> If addgroup is called with the --system option, a system group will be
> added. A GID will be chosen from the range specified for user UIDS in the
> configuration file."
> the "user UIDs" should read "system UIDs".

You're right.

> Also, why not add a reference to the man page pointing to Debian Policy
> 9.2.2 for further information?

Added to SEE ALSO, committed both fixes to svn.


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