Newusers Command

The Ultimate Guide to Create Users in Linux / Unix

by Ramesh Natarajan on June 24, 2009

Tutorial Guide For User Creation in LinuxCreating users in Linux or Unix system is a routine task for system administrators.

Sometimes you may create a single user with default configuration, or create a single user with custom configuration, or create several users at same time using some bulk user creation method.

In this article, let us review how to create Linux users in 4 different methods using useradd, adduser and newusers command with practical examples.