Subject: Re: Package building questions...
To: Mason Loring Bliss <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/21/1999 15:24:28
On Sat, 20 Feb 1999, Mason Loring Bliss wrote:
> Hm. In the case of what I'm thinking about, I think it would be a good
> thing to ensure that the user at least knows how to create accounts before
> installing a package that is a potential gaping security hole if poorly
> managed.
> Of course, having the build stop because the required user doesn't exist
> will stop bulk builds. I think I'd rather have this happen than have the
> package blithely add a user, though.

*Sigh* We should really add some variable ``CLUEFUL_ADMIN''...

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>