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Re: Creating groups and adding members

On Mon, 15 Mar 2004 at 11:39pm, Thomas Gagné wrote:

> But that doesn't make a lot of sense does it?  When initializing a
> directory with groups they would all be empty until users are added,
> perhaps by the application.  Is there another group other than
> groupOfNames and groupOfUniqueNames with such a limitiation?  It seems a
> silly limitation.

If you are attempting to replace the /etc/group file, then you should be
using the posixGroup objectClass which does not have that limitation
because its member attribute (memberUid) is in the MAY not the MUST

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