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Re: GECOS expansion
On Fri, Jul 11, 2008 at 07:19:17PM +1000, Luke Mewburn wrote:
> | Why can't those patches be fed upstream? NetBSD is not the only OS that
> | documents a magic meaning of "&" in the gecos field.
> IIRC, samba.org didn't want them.
> (Probably because Linux (or glibc ?) doesn't know about "&" expansion.)
Linux has always done &-expansion...
David A. Holland
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