SYSTEMD-SYSUSERS(8)           systemd-sysusers           SYSTEMD-SYSUSERS(8)

NAME         top

       systemd-sysusers, systemd-sysusers.service - Allocate system users
       and groups

SYNOPSIS         top

       systemd-sysusers [OPTIONS...] [CONFIGFILE...]


DESCRIPTION         top

       systemd-sysusers creates system users and groups, based on the file
       format and location specified in sysusers.d(5).

       If invoked with no arguments, it applies all directives from all
       files found. If one or more filenames are passed on the command line,
       only the directives in these files are applied. If only the basename
       of a file is specified, all directories as specified in sysusers.d(5)
       are searched for a matching file. If the string - is specified as
       filename, entries from the standard input of the process are read.

OPTIONS         top

       The following options are understood:

           Takes a directory path as an argument. All paths will be prefixed
           with the given alternate root path, including config search

       -h, --help
           Print a short help text and exit.

           Print a short version string and exit.

EXIT STATUS         top

       On success, 0 is returned, a non-zero failure code otherwise.

SEE ALSO         top

       systemd(1), sysusers.d(5)

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Pages that refer to this page: sysusers.d(5)systemd.directives(7)systemd.index(7)