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Transitioning From Oracle Solaris 10 to Oracle Solaris 11.1     Oracle Solaris 11.1 Information Library
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1.  Transitioning From Oracle Solaris 10 to an Oracle Solaris 11 Release (Overview)

2.  Transitioning to an Oracle Solaris 11 Installation Method

3.  Managing Devices

4.  Managing Storage Features

5.  Managing File Systems

6.  Managing Software and Boot Environments

7.  Managing Network Configuration

8.  Managing System Configuration

9.  Managing Security

10.  Managing Oracle Solaris Releases in a Virtual Environment

11.  Managing User Accounts and User Environments

Commands and Tools for Managing User Accounts

Managing User Accounts

User Account Management Changes

User Password and Login Changes

Sharing Home Directories That Are Created as ZFS File Systems

How Home Directories Are Mounted in Oracle Solaris

User Environment Feature Changes

Default Login Shell and PATH Environment Variable

Oracle Solaris Man Page Changes

12.  Managing Desktop Features

A.  SPARC Automated Installation Scenario

Commands and Tools for Managing User Accounts

Note - The Solaris Management Console graphical tool and its associated command line interface have been removed. To create and manage user accounts, use the command-line and graphical tools that are described or referenced in this chapter.

Table 11-1 Commands and Tools for Managing User Accounts

Command/Tool Name
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useradd, groupadd, roleadd
Commands for adding users, groups, and roles.
usermod, groupmod, rolemod
Commands for modifying users, groups, and roles.
userdel, groupdel, roledel
Commands for deleting users, groups, and roles.
User Manager GUI
GUI for creating and managing users.