Creating groups

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kryptic
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Creating groups

Post by kryptic » Fri Nov 13, 2009 18:05

Hi all!

I am having some trouble on my sabayon 5.0 desktop. Would like to create a group for an app i downloaded and also another one for running some games. Trouble is I am unable to do so via the Users and Groups under System/Administration. Upon adding group, it doesn't show up under the list of groups. I was unable to find command line instructions for this either.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you.

micia
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Re: Creating groups

Post by micia » Fri Nov 13, 2009 18:44

try groupadd:

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man groupadd


for example:

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groupadd news

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