Chapter 22 Local Account Configuration

Table of Contents

22.1 About User and Group Configuration
22.2 Changing Default Settings for User Accounts
22.3 Creating User Accounts
22.3.1 About umask and the setgid and Restricted Deletion Bits
22.4 Locking an Account
22.5 Modifying or Deleting User Accounts
22.6 Creating Groups
22.7 Modifying or Deleting Groups
22.8 Configuring Password Ageing
22.9 Granting sudo Access to Users

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