[Adduser-devel] Bug#679746: default --system home directory leads to piuparts RC bugs

Stephen Gran sgran at debian.org
Sun Jul 1 14:43:42 UTC 2012

This one time, at band camp, Marc Haber said:
> Thus, packages using adduser --system and relying on adduser doing the
> right thing will get a piuparts-based RC bug in no time. Adduser
> should change its default behavior to something that QA will accept.

And what directory would that be, then?

I think this is a strange interpretation of policy, that it's the tool
that is buggy and not the invocation.

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