[Mono-list] Mono.Posix.Syscall.getpwnam patch

Juhan Kundla juku@juku.kicks-ass.net
Wed, 15 Sep 2004 11:53:41 +0300

Loren Bandiera kirjutas:


> * Passwd structure changed:
> 	* Gecos -> Name

The GECOS field in UNIX passwd file can contain more information than
only the name, ie comma separated list of name, room number, phone et
cetera. I believe, that the *pw_gecos points to the whole field, not
only to name part. I may be wrong though.