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Old 09-13-2006, 04:09 AM   #1
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How to remove user from their secondary group?

Users can be added to secondary groups with usermod -G. How do I remove the users from their secondary groups?

Old 09-13-2006, 04:35 AM   #2
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You can use usermod or gpasswd. The problem with usermod is that you will have to relist all the groups that you want the user to be part of. Gpasswd seems to be a bit more efficient. With gpasswd you would do something like
#gpasswd -d username groupname
Old 09-13-2006, 05:09 AM   #3
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or just edit with "vi" /etc/group


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