Author: Marc Henry Galang Date: To: Philippine Linux Users Group Mailing List Subject: Re: [plug] adduser name.user
er. why would you like to create such username? why not just use a "-"
instead. Probably they've removed it because it caused problems on
previous versions, like for example: apache would have a hard time parsing
urls like http://mydomain.com/~foo.bar, apache might mistake it for a file
Juan Gaspar said: >
> Hello pluggers
> I just encountered this problem on Red Hat 9.
> It doesn't allow me to add user name with this format
> A "." (period) within the username.
> Hope that any of u have encountered this, and hopefully have a fix.
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