[Adduser-devel] Questions for the team

Joerg Hoh joerg at joerghoh.de
Sat Feb 24 19:29:47 CET 2007

On Thu, Feb 15, 2007 at 11:58:30PM +0000, Stephen Gran wrote:

> I'm just used to the semi standardized way of presenting --help and
> --version output that exits 0.  A program exiting non-zero has always
> felt like there was a problem, to me, and these two are not problem
> cases.  YMMV, of course, but it doesn't "feel right", somehow.

Ok, change it. I will document it then in the manpage.

> > We should remove the --group support for adduser. For that purpose we have
> > addgroup. For one of the next versions I plan to deprecate this
> > parameter.
> OK, I'm fine with that.

I just removed the description of "adduser --group" as obviously it never had
worked as advertised.


What did you do to the cat? It looks half-dead. -Schroedinger's wife
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