Subject: Re: mail user
To: Andy Doran <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/06/2000 16:20:40
On Thu, 6 Jul 2000, Andy Doran wrote:
> Any objections to adding a generic `mail' user? The primary motivation for
> this at my end is that it will make the exim pkg work out-of-the-box. Also,

If the exim pkg wants a user, make it add one.

> I don't know anything about postfix - is there a good reason for a `postfix'
> user and group?

Why? Are you proposing to have one user per service?

 - Hubert
NetBSD - because Unix isn't just #include <linux.h>, i386, ILP32, ELF, ...!