NAME

Group.list - group information file


SYNOPSIS

item=data . .

GROUP


DESCRIPTION

This file describes groups of users in a Unix network. This file is used by the Unix::Sysadmin:: object framework toproduce Unix group files. The file may be edited manually, but be sure you know what you are doing.


FILE STRUCTURE

The file is separated into stanzas, each consisting of one or more fields, one per line. Each field begins with ``item='', where item is a tag naming the field. For example, the following example stanza shows entry for a group called ``wheel'':

 groupname=wheel
 gid=0
 password=*
 members=root:hap
 GROUP

Each stanza is separated from the next by a separator token on a line by itself. The token for this file is GROUP.


FIELDS

The following sections document each defined field's structure and purpose.

groupname

 The name of the group.
 Example:
 groupname=wheel

password

The group's password if any

 Example:
 gid=0

members

A colon seperated list of users that belong to the group.

 Example:
 members=root:hap


SEE ALSO

Man(3) pages (programmer's docs):

the Unix::Sysadmin::Host manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::User manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Automount manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Group manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Netgroup manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::List manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Cmds manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Files manpage the Unix::Sysadmin::Utility manpage the Unix::Sysadmin::Config manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Scoped manpage

Man(4) pages (file formats):

the Unix::Sysadmin::Host.list manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::User.list manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Automount.list manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Group.list manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Netgroup.list manpage

Man(1m) pages (manager's docs):

the Unix::Sysadmin manpage, the Unix::Sysadmin::Setup manpage the usasetup manpage

the usatest manpage

the usabackup manpage

the usaupdate manpage

the usapush manpage


AUTHOR

Howard Owen <hbo@egbok.com> =cut