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ADDUSER(1) User Commands ADDUSER(1)

adduser - manual page for adduser 1.31.1

adduser [OPTIONS] USER [GROUP]

BusyBox v1.31.1 (2020-04-30 13:38:01 EDT) multi-call binary.

Create new user, or add USER to GROUP

-h DIR
Home directory
-g GECOS
GECOS field
-s SHELL
Login shell
-G GRP
Group
-S
Create a system user
-D
Don't assign a password
-H
Don't create home directory
-u UID
User id
-k SKEL
Skeleton directory (/etc/skel)
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