rename shell user 'volkere' to 'volker-e'
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as @MoritzMuehlenhoff found when running an audit script, @Volker_E's shell user "volkere" does not match the LDAP user, which is "volker-e". Back when i created it in T143465 i wanted to avoid the literal "-" character in shell user names and stick to [a-z] without a literal "-", but it is indeed a legal character and these usernames should match per policy.

rename the shell user to match the LDAP user

Dzahn created this task.Feb 8 2017, 6:26 PM
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Change 336655 had a related patch set uploaded (by Dzahn):
admin: rename user volkere to volker-e

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/336655

Change 336655 merged by Dzahn:
admin: rename user volkere to volker-e

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/336655

Mentioned in SAL (#wikimedia-operations) [2017-02-08T19:07:31Z] <mutante> bastion hosts, people.wm: deluser volkere, let puppet create volker-e, move data, delete old home dir (T157591)

Dzahn added a comment.Feb 8 2017, 7:12 PM

@Volker_E This should all be done now. Your new user is "volker-e". I checked on the 4 bastion hosts and the "people.wikimedia.org" server. There was no data to move except that one HTML file and i changed permissions accordingly. Let me know if any unexpected problems.

Dzahn closed this task as Resolved.
[rutherfordium:~] $ id volker-e
uid=12186(volker-e) gid=500(wikidev) groups=500(wikidev),600(all-users)

[rutherfordium:/home/volker-e/public_html] $ ls
4.0K -rw-r--r-- 1 volker-e wikidev   52 Sep 22 02:17 index.html