usernames starting w/ digit
Enrico Weigelt schrieb:
> Hi folks,
> while migrating stuff to an fresh Gentoo box, I've recognized
> that useradd doesn't accept usernames starting with a digit
> (while manually changing in passwd still seems to work fine).
> Why does Gentoo's useradd doesnt accept usernames starting
> digits, while other distros do ?
look at shadow-$version/libmisc/chkname.c and the gentoo patches.
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