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Create Users and Groups

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🌙 Lab

🗒 Tutorial


These guides provide step-by-step procedures to perform user and group administration on Oracle Linux. You will create users and groups, implement user private groups, and grant user elevated privileges.


In this lab, you’ll:

  • Create a new user and explore user’s home directory
  • Create a new group and add user to group
  • Utilize the user private group scheme and implement write access to a directory
  • Administer the sudo command for granting root privileges

What Do You Need?

  • A system with Oracle Linux installed