ntsec odds and ends
Thu Feb 6 14:06:00 GMT 2003
On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 11:41:59AM -0500, Pierre A. Humblet wrote:
> 2003-02-05 Pierre Humblet <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * security.h: Introduce names UNKNOWN_UID and UNKNOWN_GID and delete
> declaration of is_grp_member.
> * uinfo.cc (internal_getlogin): Use UNKNOWN_GID.
> * passwd.cc (pwdgrp::read_passwd): Use UNKNOWN_UID.
> * grp.cc (pwdgrp::read_group): Change group names to provide better
> (getgrgid): Use gid16togid32.
> * sec_helper.cc (is_grp_member): Delete.
Applied with changes:
> - char group_name [UNLEN + 1] = "mkgroup";
> + char group_name [UNLEN + 1] = "run mkgroup";
I didn't commit this change.
> + if (myself->uid == UNKNOWN_UID)
> + strcpy (group_name, "run mkpasswd"); /* Feedback... */
I've changed that to just "mkpasswd".
I don't like to introduce group names with spaces in it. And since they
are longer than 8 chars, they'd get truncated by ls anyway.
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