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Old 03-13-2011, 12:11 PM   #1
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adding and removing a user ?

Hello y'all. Would like if anyone can help me with the command for adding a user and removing a user . Thanks hope its won't be complicating? Distro Red Hat.
Old 03-13-2011, 12:15 PM   #2
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Hey Ribo01,

What you want is useradd and userdel.

Those are links to the MAN pages on - hopefully that will get you what you need.
Old 03-13-2011, 02:03 PM   #3
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You need to use the following command
useradd username
The above command will add a user.

userdel username
The above command will delete the user.

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Old 03-14-2011, 09:09 AM   #4
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Thanks for the help. Was really helpful. Thanks again.lovely weeks.


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