Subject: Bug#845791: marked as done (adduser: /bin/false vs
/usr/sbin/nologin)



Your message dated Sat, 12 Aug 2017 20:49:20 +0000
with message-id <[email protected]>
and subject line Bug#845791: fixed in adduser 3.116
has caused the Debian Bug report #845791,
regarding adduser: /bin/false vs /usr/sbin/nologin
to be marked as done.

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--- Begin Message --- Package: adduser
Version: 3.115
Severity: wishlist

Dear Maintainer,

Some system accounts use /bin/false, most use /usr/sbin/nologin as shell.
adduser --system defaults to /bin/false.. wouldn't it be nicer to default to
/usr/sbin/nologin?

Gr,
Olaf

-- System Information:
Debian Release: stretch/sid
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 4.8.0-1-686-pae (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages adduser depends on:
ii debconf [debconf-2.0] 1.5.59
ii passwd 1:4.2-3.2

adduser recommends no packages.

Versions of packages adduser suggests:
ii liblocale-gettext-perl 1.07-3+b1
ii perl 5.24.1~rc3-3

-- debconf information:
adduser/title:
adduser/homedir-permission: true

--- End Message --- --- Begin Message --- Source: adduser
Source-Version: 3.116

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
adduser, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive.

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is
attached.

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed. If you
have further comments please address them to [email protected],
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
pp.
Afif Elghraoui <[email protected]> (supplier of updated adduser package)

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Date: Sat, 12 Aug 2017 16:05:34 -0400
Source: adduser
Binary: adduser
Architecture: source
Version: 3.116
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: medium
Maintainer: Debian Adduser Developers <[email protected]>
Changed-By: Afif Elghraoui <[email protected]>
Description:
adduser - add and remove users and groups
Closes: 708073 759740 763055 840982 845791
Changes:
adduser (3.116) unstable; urgency=medium
.
* Advise installation of 'perl' rather than 'perl-modules'
(Closes: #840982)
* Improve distinction between informational and essential messages
(Closes: #763055)
* Improve message accompanying error code for creating system user
(Closes: #708073, #759740)
* testsuite: add current directory to Perl module search path
* Use /usr/sbin/nologin instead of /bin/false for default system shell
(Closes: #845791)
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.0.1
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