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How do I add user accounts other than root?
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PostPosted: Wed 26 Oct 2005, 16:44    Post subject:  How do I add user accounts other than root?  

I tried useradd but bash doesnt recognize this.
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PostPosted: Wed 26 Oct 2005, 17:23    Post subject:  

I know in Zenwalk, the script is 'adduser' (rather than 'useradd'), but I don't know whether that works in Puppy, as I haven't tried it.
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Now that you point it out to me, the answer seems painfully obvious.
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PostPosted: Sat 29 Oct 2005, 19:23    Post subject: User other than root  

I have a hard drive install and other non-puppy partitions mounted, with a live ethernet connection. I'd rather run as an ordinary user for security purposes.
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