Ubuntu – Adding / Editing Users

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sudo adduser newuser

You can create the sudo user by opening the sudoers file with this command:

sudo /usr/sbin/visudo

File looks like this

# User privilege specification
root    ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL
newuser	ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL

Delete a user

sudo userdel newuser
sudo rm -rf /home/newuser

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