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- What is nobody user and group? 2 answers
When I was first learning Linux I recall reading that because it is so widely used, "nobody" is (jokingly?) known as the "second most privileged user, after
root" on Unix machines.
A quick google search seems to corroborate that it is a common saying, not just a quirk of the author I was reading.
Why is this a common saying? Is it really true?