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Old 06-29-2007, 05:05 AM   #1
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How to program shell script to automate mass user account creation?

Hi guys,
Im currently using Suse Linux 9.0 and is trying to program a script that automatically creates 100 user accounts with encrypted passwords. An example of an account would be
Login name : User00
password : pass00
UID : 1000
GID : 747
Home dir : /home/user00
Shell : /bin/sh

Isit possible to script such a task? How do i go about doing it?
Sorry guys im new to linux and still learning the ropes and i really need help on this issue. Any help would be apprieciated. THX!
Old 06-29-2007, 05:15 AM   #2
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There is more than one way to do it.
The adduser and expect commands are there to help you.
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