I have 100 users in groups : clients, and ftp_group
How can i remove these 100 users from ftp_group ?
I have already try usermod, but it only add users to group, not remove.
Is there a way to achieve my task ?
And do not forget to wipe your hard disk to make sure you have a clean
Jan, you just brightened my monday morning, thanks!
On the more serious side and for the OP: how about the unix way of
combining simple tools to accomplish more complex tasks:
1) use id(1) to get the groups
2a) use sed(1) to get rid of the unwanted ones
2b) use tr(1) to get a newline seperated list and grep(1) to get rid of
the unwanted groups.
3) use tr(1) again to transform the new list to a format suitable for
4) feed ``usermod -G'' the new list.
OR just ``vi /etc/groups''.
XML? Are you talking about the best system to create database on file
not human readable? :) But talking about user databases, would not be
better JSON or BSON ? geez!
Anyway to answer the question, /there's more than one way to/ accomplish
this task. And..it's the key to solve the problem.
go play with phk, only JSON is web scale.
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