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Old 08-23-2007, 05:30 AM   #1
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Deleting Users

As newbie as it may seem, I'm on CentOS, and I created a user that I didn't really want. I've tried the rmuser command, but it's not found. Is there another way that I can remove users in CentOS Bash?

Old 08-23-2007, 05:40 AM   #2
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try userdel
Old 08-23-2007, 05:50 AM   #3
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man userdel
if it's not in your path, you might try to use
instead (or see if it's in /usr/sbin/ for example). Some distributions don't add sbin/ directories to regular users' $PATH by default.
Old 08-23-2007, 05:52 AM   #4
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Thanks! userdel worked a charm


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