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Scripts to create users and groups from the Terminal
Authored by: lolopb on Dec 19, '05 07:51:23AM

Nice, but in order to function properly in Tiger, groups should be manipulated with the "dseditgroup" command only.

As for users creation, you should have a look at "dscl" command (and of course manpage), it's much more powerful and Mac OS X compliant than what you do, in fact. In your script, for example, you don't create any GeneratedUID for users which can be useful for the system.



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