CPPW(8) - Linux man page online | Administration and privileged commands
Copy with locking the given file to the password or group file.
7 Apr 2005
CPPW(8) System Manager's Manual CPPW(8)
7 Apr 2005 CPPW(8)
NAMEcppw, cpgr - copy with locking the given file to the password or group file
SYNOPSIScppw [-h] [-s] password_file cpgr [-h] [-s] group_file
DESCRIPTIONcppw and cpgr will copy, with locking, the given file to /etc/passwd and /etc/group, respectively. With the -s flag, they will copy the shadow versions of those files, /etc/shadow and /etc/gshadow, respectively. With the -h flag, the commands display a short help message and exit silently.
SEE ALSOvipw(8), vigr(8), group(5), passwd(5), shadow(5), gshadow(5)
AUTHORcppw and cpgr were written by Stephen Frost, based on vipw and vigr written by Guy Maor.
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|refer to||group(5) | gshadow(5) | passwd(5) | shadow(5) | vipw(8)|