Expertise level: Easy
To create a new user from the shell, use the following procedure:
- Login with SSH as root.
- Use the command useradd to create a new user:
(Let's say that the new user is "user")
The home directory will then be /home/user.
- Now set the password for the user using the following command:
You will then be prompted to enter the password twice.
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