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Re: pkg/44048: Prebuilt mailman pkg enforces uid/gid.
The following reply was made to PR pkg/44048; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: David Holland <dholland-pbugs%netbsd.org@localhost>
Subject: Re: pkg/44048: Prebuilt mailman pkg enforces uid/gid.
Date: Sun, 7 Nov 2010 21:19:52 +0000
On Fri, Nov 05, 2010 at 05:45:04PM +0000, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 05, 2010 at 04:20:00PM +0000, liman%cafax.se@localhost wrote:
> > It would be appreciated if the +INSTALL script took note of
> > any existing user/group "mailman" and used the already exising
> > UID/GID for the installation.
> The problem here is that the uid/gid is hard-coded in mailman itself.
If that were true, the package would be broken, because the package
makefile does *not* hardcode the value. Fortunately, it's not true.
There must be something wrong happening with PKG_USERS and PKG_GROUPS
in the bulk build.
David A. Holland
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