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MX User assistant.

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richb
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MX User assistant.

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Post by richb » Thu Jan 30, 2014 2:07 pm

Looks good for managing users, but I cannot see how to manage Groups.
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Re: MX User assistant.

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Post by Jerry3904 » Thu Jan 30, 2014 2:11 pm

Not in there for this version, on the to-do list. Pretty simple from the command line...
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Re: MX User assistant.

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Post by richb » Thu Jan 30, 2014 2:20 pm

Jerry3904 wrote:Not in there for this version, on the to-do list. Pretty simple from the command line...
Easy for you to say. :happy: :confused:
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Re: MX User assistant.

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Post by Jerry3904 » Thu Jan 30, 2014 2:25 pm

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man adduser
That's a bit dense, I admit, but you can add the switch

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--group <groupname>
when adding a user to assign him/her to a group not in the default collection. And create a group with

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addgroup <groupname>
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