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Old 12-24-2013, 06:17 AM   #1
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adding new user for ftp-server


Installed ftp-pureftpd on my system. Then:
Code:
groupadd _pure-ftpd
Simple enough. But then the README-file says:
Code:
useradd -g _pure-ftpd -d /var/empty -s /etc _pure-ftpd
Eh...???
I understand -g _pure-ftpd but I don't understand the rest. Could someone explain this to me in plain English?

What I want is to set a new user with a new password.
 
Old 12-24-2013, 12:33 PM   #2
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