Subject: Re: Adduser
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Christoph Badura <email@example.com>
Date: 01/24/1996 20:30:00
>So I have to put on a really good show. They (and I) find it irritating
>to have to go out and find some script to do simple sysadmin tasks.
Adding a user is *not* a simple sysadmin task. It's a *common* task,
but not a simple one. Adding a user involves local politics^H^H^H^Hcy
and you just can't cope with that with a canned script.
Also, the adduser(8) man pages has complete instrutions for the
>But it's a pain to install a NetBSD box and then not be able
>to add a user account without knowing about vipw and stuff.
I figure you didn't read adduser(8).
>1) Could somebody send me the man page for 4.4BSD adduser (the one from the
> book) so mine can be as close to it as possible.
It's in the NetBSD man pages.
Christoph Badura firstname.lastname@example.org
You don't need to quote my .signature. Everyone has seen it by now.
Besides, it doesn't add anything to the current thread.