Shadow:- groups

pii350mmxpc100 pii350mmxpc100 at iprimus.com.au
Sun Jan 18 02:54:02 PST 2004


This must be my fault, so please ignore that last message please.
I've been hard on the coffee.

On Sun, 18 Jan 2004 08:54 pm, you wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 18, 2004 at 20:07:05PM +1030, Greg Schafer wrote:
> >On Sun, Jan 18, 2004 at 06:58:18PM +1030, pii350mmxpc100 wrote:
> >> Any one who is looking in to Shadow please look at the "groups" with vi.
> >>
> >> I Think you will see shadow uses it for building it self, not for any
> >> other use.
> >
> >Have absolutely no idea what you're gibbering on about there..
>
>  My fault.
>  I was Meant to say "groups file", installed by shadow..
>
> >> Now if you all agree too this, can you please take out the comment about
> >> having a choice of removing the groups file.  As this file dose not
> >> belong
> >
> >on
> >
> >> the system.
> >
> >I was only looking at that comment a few hours ago while updating the book
> >and testing the new shadow. I agree there should not be a choice. I'll
> >change the wording.
> >
> >> I think the Coreutils-5.0 "groups" file is the only choice you have got.
> >> That is, if you whant a working groups file that is.
> >
> >I still dunno what you're talking about there. The groups from shadow does
> >work as advertised.
>
> This is part of the groups file Shadow-4.0.3 installed on the my system.
> Opened with vim:
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> #! /bin/sh
>
> # groups - temporary wrapper script for .libs/groups
> # Generated by ltmain.sh - GNU libtool 1.4.2 (1.922.2.53 2001/09/11
> 03:18:52) #
> # The groups program cannot be directly executed until all the libtool
> # libraries that it depends on are installed.
> #
> # This wrapper script should never be moved out of the build directory.
> # If it is, it will not operate correctly.
>
> # Sed substitution that helps us do robust quoting.  It backslashifies
> # metacharacters that are still active within double-quoted strings.
> Xsed='sed -e 1s/^X//'
> sed_quote_subst='s/\([\\`\\"$\\\\]\)/\\\1/g'
>
> # The HP-UX ksh and POSIX shell print the target directory to stdout
> # if CDPATH is set.
> if test "${CDPATH+set}" = set; then CDPATH=:; export CDPATH; fi
>
> relink_command="cd /usr/local/src/shadow-4.0.3/src; { test -z \"\
> ${LIBRARY_PATH+set}\" || unset LIBRARY_PATH || { LIBRARY_PATH=; export
> LIBRARY_PATH; }; }; { test -z \"\${COMPILER_PATH+set}\" || unset
> COMPILER_PATH || { COMPILER_PATH=; export COMPILER_PATH; }; }; { test -z
> \"\ ${GCC_EXEC_PREFIX+set}\" || unset GCC_EXEC_PREFIX || {
> GCC_EXEC_PREFIX=; export GCC_EXEC_PREFIX; }; }; { test -z
> \"\${LD_RUN_PATH+set}\" || unset LD_RUN_PATH || { LD_RUN_PATH=; export
> LD_RUN_PATH; }; }; { test -z \"\ ${LD_LIBRARY_PATH+set}\" || unset
> LD_LIBRARY_PATH || { LD_LIBRARY_PATH=; export LD_LIBRARY_PATH; }; };
> PATH=\"/bin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/usr/sbin:/tools/bin \"; export PATH; gcc -O2
> -mcpu=athlon-xp -march=athlon-xp -fforce-mem -floop-optimize -s -o
> \$progdir/\$file groups.o  ../libmisc/.libs/ libmisc.so
> ../lib/.libs/libshadow.so -lcrypt /usr/local/src/shadow-4.0.3/
> libmisc/.libs/libmisc.so -Wl,--rpath -Wl,/usr/local/src/shadow-4.0.3/
> libmisc/.libs -Wl,--rpath -Wl,/usr/local/src/shadow-4.0.3/lib/.libs"
> ----------------------------------------cut--------------------------------
>----------------------------
>
> Hope this helps
>
> Regards
>
> Dave




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