[olug] Is there a rpm command to find the package that created a particular user or particular group?
rob.townley at gmail.com
Thu Jun 27 18:36:16 UTC 2013
Given a particular user or particular group, is there a rpm command that
returns what package created that particular user or particular group?
Analogous to `rpm -q --whatprovides /etc/security/limits.conf` returns the
Is there an rpm command that returns what package generated a particular
Most of us already know that the httpd package is associated with the user
apache. But there are passwd and group entries that i would like to verify
and want to know exactly how they got on my system. Further i would like
to know which the security implications of adding another group to a user
Something like the following command:
`rpm --query --user apache` would return "httpd"
`rpm --query --group pulse-access` might return pulseaudio
More information about the OLUG