A wrapper for the user, group and hosts NSS API

Edit Package nss_wrapper

There are projects which provide daemons needing to be able to create, modify
and delete Unix users. Or just switch user ids to interact with the system e.g.
a user space file server. To be able to test that you need the privilege to
modify the passwd and groups file. With nss_wrapper it is possible to define
your own passwd and groups file which will be used by software to act correctly
while under test.

If you have a client and server under test they normally use functions to
resolve network names to addresses (dns) or vice versa. The nss_wrappers allow
you to create a hosts file to setup name resolution for the addresses you use
with socket_wrapper.

To use it set the following environment variables:


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nss_wrapper-1.1.3.tar.gz 0000053543 52.3 KB
nss_wrapper-rpmlintrc 0000000325 325 Bytes
nss_wrapper.changes 0000002135 2.08 KB
nss_wrapper.spec 0000003062 2.99 KB
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