Subject: Re: Adding "fake" adduser ?
To: None <>
From: Soren S. Jorvang <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/13/1998 00:03:18
On Mon, Oct 12, 1998 at 11:09:20PM +0200, Heiko W.Rupp wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 12, 1998 at 04:23:52PM -0400, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> > There is an adduser(8) man page that clearly explains it describes a
> > procedure, not a command.
> And therefore is IMHO does not belong to section 8 (see e.g.
> diskless).

Agreed. Also, it needs a prominently displayed line similar to
'To add a new user, use vipw(8) to add a line as described below
with the default editor.' Native speakers, please feel free to
clarify further.