Public bug reported:

We are using Ubuntu in a university network with lots of ldap users. To
automatically map ldap users/groups to local groups we are using This has worked for years.

With the upgrade from Xenial to Bionic /etc/security/group.conf is not
evaluated anymore by gnome-terminal as it runs as systemd --user. Xterm,
ssh, su, and tty* however do work as expected. Only the default gnome-
terminal behaves different.

According to
and this might
not be a bug, but a feature.

Nevertheless this behavior is very unexpected when upgrading from Xenial
to Bionic and therefore should at least added to the changelog.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 18.04
Package: gnome-terminal 3.28.0-1ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.15.0-10.11-generic 4.15.3
Uname: Linux 4.15.0-10-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia_modeset nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.20.9-0ubuntu4
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME
Date: Mon Apr  9 13:17:52 2018
InstallationDate: Installed on 2018-03-29 (11 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS "Bionic Beaver" - Alpha amd64 (20180321)
SourcePackage: gnome-terminal
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

** Affects: gnome-terminal (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: amd64 apport-bug bionic

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