FS#74245 - [minidlna] installs software, but does not create minidlna:minidlna user

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by brian downing (bsd) - Saturday, 26 March 2022, 10:55 GMT
Last edited by Buggy McBugFace (bugbot) - Saturday, 25 November 2023, 20:03 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Sergej Pupykin (sergej)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No



Package community/minidlna 1.3.1-1
Installs related minidlna software, base config
Daemon runs as user minidlna, and the /etc/minidlna.conf

# specify the user account name or uid to run as

However the package installation doesn't create the user 'minidlna', creating a host of runtime issues resolved by creating minidlna group, minidlna:minidlna user.

Simple fix

Steps to reproduce:
Install the minidlna package
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Closed by  Buggy McBugFace (bugbot)
Saturday, 25 November 2023, 20:03 GMT
Reason for closing:  Moved
Additional comments about closing:  https://gitlab.archlinux.org/archlinux/p ackaging/packages/minidlna/issues/1
Comment by Konstantin Shalygin (k0ste) - Saturday, 17 September 2022, 15:14 GMT
Issue still exists, package lack of sysusers.d