Linux operating system have users to operate applications, services and other stuff. Multiple users can be interact with Linux and we call it multi-user. It may be ridiculous but long time ago operating systems was single user. Which means to work on a system other users should sign out. Now in our era we have no restrictions like that. Adding User There is a default user named root almost all...
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Windows operating system have a lot of command line and GUI tools to manage user accounts. The most popular user management tool from command line like ms-dos or powershell is net user command. In this tutorial we will look different usage examples about net user command. Help Help about the net user command can be get with the /? option like below.
$ net user /?
Case Sensitivity Before starting issuing commands we need to...
Linux all operations are done with users. In Linux environment to create a file, start a service, open a network port we need a user with required privileges. Linux users are stored in plain test database at /etc/passwd . As old times user passwords also stored in this file but on modern time for security reasons user passwords are hold in /etc/shadow . There is also user groups to manage permission better. User groups are...