Chapter 24 Local Account Configuration

Table of Contents

24.1 About User and Group Configuration
24.2 Changing Default Settings for User Accounts
24.3 Creating User Accounts
24.3.1 About umask and the setgid and Restricted Deletion Bits
24.4 Locking an Account
24.5 Modifying or Deleting User Accounts
24.6 Creating Groups
24.7 Modifying or Deleting Groups
24.8 Configuring Password Ageing
24.9 Granting sudo Access to Users

This chapter describes how to configure and manage local user and group accounts.