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Old 01-14-2009, 06:40 AM   #1
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migrate / transfer / copy unix users from true 64 to CentOS 5.0

I have a Unix server True 64 which has 300 users. I want to copy all the users with the current rights and passwrods and groups to another server which is an CentOS 5.0 64 bit.

How do i do that ?

I need the commands for the true 64 unix server in order to copy the users from that server to another.
First question, is it possible ? From which i know, i think yes... but it needs to do in a certanly way, first the groups, and then the users, passwords, shadow, etc because if i first copy the users and then the groups, it will not work with the current rights / permissions.

Any other advice ?
Old 01-15-2009, 05:02 PM   #2
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This article might answer your questions:
The commands are same 64 or 32 bit.
Old 01-17-2009, 09:27 AM   #3
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This article might answer your questions:
The commands are same 64 or 32 bit.
Ofc they are the same, why do they needed to change ? :-)

Anyway, thank you very much for your post, it's 100% what i need. Anyway, my old friend told me about that site 2 days ago, what a lovely coincidence. :-)

Thank everyone !


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