FreeBSD 5.3 forgets some of my users

Kövesdán Gábor gabor.kovesdan at
Thu May 26 10:21:35 PDT 2005

Gordon Tetlow wrote:

> Don't edit the /etc/passwd and /etc/master.passwd files directly, you 
> get into a lot of trouble. Use vipw or the pw command.
I haven't done that... I always add a user with adduser and delete it 
with pw userdel.

> Also, please don't crosspost between current and stable. Please post 
> to whichever branch your machine is following.
> -gordon

Okay, I won't, I apologize. I've been already told that by the 
postmaster. I just thought that it might be present in current.


Gábor Kövesdán

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