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Re: GECOS expansion

On Wed, 09 Jul 2008, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> NetBSD's Samba package contains a lot patches (which make updating the
> package very hard) to support GECOS expansion(*).

Why can't those patches be fed upstream?  NetBSD is not the only OS that
documents a magic meaning of "&" in the gecos field.

--apb (Alan Barrett)

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