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Which backend is getpwent using?by reisinge (Friar)
|on Jul 11, 2013 at 13:11 UTC||Need Help??|
reisinge has asked for the
wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I have the following code to find duplicate UIDs:
I'm getting this output ...
... and the reason is that root (0) and nobody (65534) accounts exist both in /etc/passwd and LDAP.
Is there a way to distinguish between various user account backends (e.g. /etc/passwd, LDAP) from within a Perl program using getpwent?
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