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How to create a user with home directory in Linux

Most Linux distributions automatically create a user (your account) during installation, but you sometimes need to create another user to use the same machine with their separate settings. Here's how to do it.

31 Jul 2020

How to add a user to an existing group in Linux

If you want to add an existing user on your Linux system to a group, there is a simple command to achieve this.

10 Jul 2020

What is this place? pwd

Many Linux users (including myself) often search for solutions to the problems they encounter in their use of the operating system and sometimes the search is a frustrating and tiring process. I thought it could be worthwile to gather all the information I had found/learnt and present it in as simple form as possible in one place, so that other people could benefit. Welcome to the home of Linux HowTos!