On 9/30/20 12:19 PM, Joonas Niilola wrote: > > On 9/30/20 1:09 PM, Jakov Smolic wrote: >> Hi all, >> I'd like to reserve 1 GID (462) and 2 UIDs (461 and 463) for new acct-* >> packages needed with media-sound/snapcast. >> I've submitted the packages as part of the following PR: >> https://github.com/gentoo/gentoo/pull/17333 >> >> Thanks! > > Hi, > > this is not necessary anymore. You said in your PR you saw this is > required, where did you see it? It's outdated information. Please refer to I think I saw it on some older thread on the mailing list, can't remember where exactly, I assumed later it's outdated but decided to send the mail just in case.
> https://projects.gentoo.org/qa/policy-guide/user-group.html > > https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Proxied_Maintainer_FAQ#Adding_acct-.7Bgroup.2Cuser.7D.2Fpackages_as_a_proxied_maintainer Yeah, saw those pages in the meantime :) > Also do note we try to go downwards from 500, so the next available > number seems to be 384, per, > > https://gitweb.gentoo.org/data/api.git/tree/files/uid-gid.txt > > although a next free one will be given to you during merge. 461-463 are > already taken. Sure, I went through the list and picked first numbers from 500 that were available, 416-463 seemed available, but I will change the numbers. Thanks you! > -- juippis > > -- Best regards, Jakov Smolic
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