Suggestion for CVS re GID's

Tushar Teredesai tushar at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jun 26 19:05:41 PDT 2003


Jeremy Utley wrote:

>The current CVS instructions create the user "lfs", without specifying a
>group for that user.  This causes useradd to default to gid "100". 
>However, if no group is specified for GID 100, the glibc make check in
>chapter 5 WILL bail, every time.
>
>We should probably have a "groupadd -g 100 users" set up there, and warn
>the user that this may error, if the distro has already set up a gid
>100.
>  
>
Or just remove the useradd command and let the user make his/her own 
decision on what user to use and how to create the user.

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