Subject: Re: useradd: spaces and $ in usernames
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/16/2001 11:20:32
On Fri, 16 Nov 2001, Hubert Feyrer wrote:

: What do you think about a warning if some "unusual" username is requested?

: Warning: non-alphanumeric/./_/- usernames may leed to non-obvious problems!

(Fine with me personally, but it still belongs in the manpage

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