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bug#1224: [PATCH] user/group name completion

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: bug#1224: [PATCH] user/group name completion
Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2009 16:08:24 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.0.94 (gnu/linux)

> But I don't see the advantage over parsing /etc/passwd or /etc/group
> manually (or calling a shell command that does it).

It's always good practice to use an API rather than reimplement it.
It also will make it work right with NIS, ...


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