[Adduser-devel] Bug#863751: adduser should be able to create a btrfs-subvol instead of a normal directory for $HOME

Jakobus Schürz wertstoffe at nurfuerspam.de
Tue May 30 23:40:52 UTC 2017

Package: adduser
Version: 3.115
Severity: wishlist

Dear Maintainer,

btrfs is a gread filesystem. But adduser can not create a
btrfs-subvolume for users home. Please add the functionality for
creating a btrfs-subvolume instead of a directory.

Thank you


-- System Information:
Debian Release: 9.0
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (800, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.10.0-trunk-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages adduser depends on:
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]  1.5.61
ii  passwd                 1:4.4-4.1

adduser recommends no packages.

Versions of packages adduser suggests:
ii  liblocale-gettext-perl  1.07-3+b1
ii  perl                    5.24.1-2

-- debconf information:
  adduser/homedir-permission: true

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