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Create and delete users

Create and delete users: Linux: User and Group Management
Create and delete users: Linux: User and Group Management

Creating and deleting users is very easy in Linux. Options can be specified on the command line for username, userid, primary and supplemental groups, and more. We can verify these actions by viewing the /etc/passwd, /etc/group, and /etc/shadow files.

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Network Administration IT Operating Systems Linux

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