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Old 04-15-2013, 09:36 AM   #1
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12.04 LTS Account Management


After having looked on the internet and on the OS itself, it seems that alot of the account amangement facilities has been taken out of 12.04 from the user accounts application? Is there another way to amange the user priveleges as you would on 10.04?
 
Old 04-15-2013, 10:27 AM   #2
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What do you get if you run

Code:
users admin
 
Old 04-15-2013, 10:16 PM   #3
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A better command for finding the groups a user is a member of is simply run, as user;
Code:
groups
You can manually edit the file /etc/group

You can use, as root;
Code:
adduser
to add user to groups
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You could use an alternative DE that has a more sensible approach to user control of the system. Preferably put out by a distro that believes that you are more than an idiot.
 
  


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