lp:ubuntu/natty/base-passwd

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7. By Colin Watson

* Compress files using gzip -n (cf. debhelper 6.0.6).
* Remove explicit calls to install-docs (cf. debhelper 7.2.3).

6. By Colin Watson

* Set up the root user without a password by default, rather than giving
  it an empty password. In this day and age the latter is not really a
  defensible default (LP: #296841).
* Update description of dip group, based on a suggestion by Osamu Aoki
  (closes: #512938).

5. By Colin Watson

Document that the staff group is typically root-equivalent (thanks, Guy
Hulbert).

4. By Colin Watson

* Allocate uid/gid 64035 for hacluster/haclient (Horms, closes: #494070).
* Moved to bzr.debian.org; add Vcs-Bzr control field.

3. By Colin Watson

* Update GPL notices with the FSF's new address.
* Add po4a infrastructure and French translation of update-passwd(8)
  (thanks, Nicolas Fran├žois; closes: #326550).
* Fix syntax error in ssh group documentation.

2. By Colin Watson

Add and document static group plugdev, gid 46, for use by pmount and
similar tools to allow local users to mount removable devices without
the need for entries in /etc/fstab (closes: #283233).

1. By Wichert Akkerman <email address hidden>

Change directory for gnats to /var/lib/gnats on new installs. Do
not change it for existing systems. Closes: Bug#133121

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