framework for adding/removing port-specific user

Kirill Ponomarew krion at
Sat Jan 21 15:23:26 PST 2006

On Sat, Jan 21, 2006 at 02:43:28PM -0500, Mikhail Teterin wrote:
> Hello!
> Is there any framework in development to add port- and package-specific 
> users/groups to the system?
> I think, I need a special user for a new port I'm working on, and don't want 
> to reinvent the wheel...
> If not, any takers? So that a port can just declare
> 	CUSTOM_USER=	user:group

That's what pkgsrc has for a long time.  Go for it.


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