how to add user on 9.10?

Graham Todd grahamtodd2 at
Thu Feb 18 17:20:51 UTC 2010

On Thu, 18 Feb 2010 02:23:52 -0600
williamd <williamd at> uttered these words:

> How do i go about adding a second user on Ubunti 9.10? I can't seem  
> to do it from within Gnome, and have not been able to get to root in  
> a terminal. Thanks!
> -bill

How about (in a terminal):

sudo gnome-terminal

then in the new terminal window that pops up:

adduser <somebody>

replacing the <somebody> with the name of your new user.

Graham Todd

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