On la, 21 syys 2019, Amos via FreeIPA-users wrote:
Why is it that hostgroups and netgroups share the same name space?
Netgroups are composed off hostgroups automatically. They are largerly
seen as a legacy tool for systems that cannot use other ways of access
control. Consider it a design decision long time ago.
/ Alexander Bokovoy
Sr. Principal Software Engineer
Security / Identity Management Engineering
Red Hat Limited, Finland