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Old 12-09-2002, 11:12 PM   #1
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Creating Users


I am having the darndest time trying to creat users on my box. How do I do it? I have tried to go through userconf and add a user name but when I click on add I get an error that says user cannot be created. Is there any other way? Could someone just point me in a direction that will explain a way to add users quickly and easily?
 
Old 12-09-2002, 11:33 PM   #2
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from a command prompt: adduser or useradd

man adduser for more details.

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Old 12-10-2002, 01:39 AM   #3
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first , you must be root id
and then you can use command like this

useradd mrsolo
passwd mrsolo
then enter the password for mrsolo twice
 
  


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