[Fedora-packaging] packages which add user accounts: is fedora-usermgmt the way?

Alexandre Oliva aoliva at redhat.com
Sun Jul 3 19:42:40 UTC 2005

On Jul  3, 2005, "Tom 'spot' Callaway" <tcallawa at redhat.com> wrote:

> I vote we stay below 500. My FC4 box seems to start at 500 for new UIDs.
> Starting at 300 seems sensible, to give FC some room. 

Erhm...  But what about all those existing user bases introduced when
only the range below 100 was reserved?  My uid at the uni has been 404
since 1991.  FWIW, it wasn't an HTTP error code back then, to the best
of my knowledge; it was just the number right after 403.

Alexandre Oliva         http://www.lsd.ic.unicamp.br/~oliva/
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