User Management in Linux

Intermediate
12m
560
5/5

In this lesson, you'll learn how to manage users and groups. You'll learn where user and group information is stored on a Linux system, and you'll learn how to add, delete, and modify accounts and groups. This lesson is part of the Linux Administration Bootcamp course, designed to get you up and running with Linux.

Intended Audience

  • Anyone with basic knowledge of Linux who wants to learn more
  • Professionals who want to learn more about Linux to enhance their career prospects

Prerequisites

This is an intermediate-level lesson so some knowledge of Linux is expected. If you're just starting out, then try our Linux Fundamentals lesson first.

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Jason is the founder of the Linux Training Academy as well as the author of "Linux for Beginners" and "Command Line Kung Fu." He has over 20 years of professional Linux experience, having worked for industry leaders such as Hewlett-Packard, Xerox, UPS, FireEye, and Amazon.com. Nothing gives him more satisfaction than knowing he has helped thousands of IT professionals level up their careers through his many books and courses.

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