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Improve home directory detection

Reading the home directory from /etc/passwd will fail if the user data is for example taken from ldap. The proper way to obtain this information is to query the nss via getent.
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kasimon committed Mar 16, 2017
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# Puppet attempts to source ~/.puppet and will error if $HOME is not set
if [[ -z $HOME ]]
HOME="$(grep "${USER}:" /etc/passwd | awk -F ':' '{print $6}')"
HOME="$(getent passwd "${USER}" | awk -F ':' '{print $6}')"
export HOME

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