[Adduser-devel] Bug#425426: Bug#425426: allow creation of user accounts with dublicate uid
nion at debian.org
Mon May 21 23:48:12 UTC 2007
* Joerg Hoh <joerg at joerghoh.de> [2007-05-22 01:23]:
> On Mon, May 21, 2007 at 07:32:25PM +0200, Nico Golde wrote:
> > Why not? If you want to have a second root user without
> > password, homedirectory and login shell you need it.
> Why not use sudo?
Cause I don't need it.
> > And I
> > mean technically there is no problem with that. In some
> > cases you can't use root for a specific task and you don't
> > want to use suid 0 binaries cause they might be exploited by
> > other users. And I mean useradd enables this, why not then?
> Then you just need useradd.
Then I can't use the features of adduser ;)
Nico Golde - http://ngolde.de - nion at jabber.ccc.de - GPG: 0x73647CFF
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