Command lines to create new ubuntu users?

John L Fjellstad john-ubuntu at
Wed Nov 14 03:21:06 UTC 2007

Luca Ferrari <fluca1978 at> writes:

> This seems a good line, you should add the user to the adm. Maybe also
> other groups depending on which services are running on your machine.

That's an exceptional bad idea unless you intend to give the new user
administrative rights.  Normal usage on unix systems should need
administrative rights

John L. Fjellstad
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