[lug] Moving Users

Ian Hall-Beyer manuka at nerdherd.net
Sat Nov 18 11:42:09 MST 2000

On Sat, 18 Nov 2000, MauroMedia wrote:

> What files do I need to copy to move users from one RedHat system to
> another?
> I would like to keep passwords the same.

Generally speaking, their home directory and /etc/passwd and /etc/shadow
entries, unless you're using a centralized authentication scheme like NIS
or LDAP.


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