[wishlist] 'wheel' group is not supported by 'snap login'

Bug #1593371 reported by Chris Warrick
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Snappy
Medium
Zygmunt Krynicki

Bug Description

$ snap login -h
Login only works for local users in the sudo or admin groups.

Many Linux distributions (eg. Fedora or Arch) call their administrative group 'wheel'. Snap should respect this.

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Mark Shuttleworth (sabdfl) wrote : Re: [Bug 1593371] [NEW] [wishlist] 'wheel' group is not supported by 'snap login'

Good catch, thank you.

 status: confirmed

Mark

Changed in snappy:
status: New → Confirmed
Zygmunt Krynicki (zyga)
Changed in snappy:
assignee: nobody → Zygmunt Krynicki (zyga)
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Zygmunt Krynicki (zyga) wrote :

This is fixed by the following pull request. It will show up in snapd 2.0.10 https://github.com/snapcore/snapd/pull/1353

Changed in snappy:
status: Confirmed → In Progress
Zygmunt Krynicki (zyga)
Changed in snappy:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
importance: Undecided → Medium
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Chris Warrick (kwpolska) wrote :

Thanks! The help message should mention this information as well.

Michael Vogt (mvo)
Changed in snappy:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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