Chapter 23 Local Account Configuration

Table of Contents

23.1 About User and Group Configuration
23.2 Changing Default Settings for User Accounts
23.3 Creating User Accounts
23.3.1 About umask and the setgid and Restricted Deletion Bits
23.4 Locking an Account
23.5 Modifying or Deleting User Accounts
23.6 Creating Groups
23.7 Modifying or Deleting Groups
23.8 Configuring Password Ageing
23.9 Granting sudo Access to Users

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