Scott Haneda talklists at newgeo.com
Thu Apr 23 02:26:09 PDT 2009

On Apr 23, 2009, at 2:03 AM, Joshua Root wrote:

> Scott Haneda wrote:
>> Here is to hoping someone is up late on this one; I need to meet  
>> these
>> requirements to get a working macports postfix and dovecot
>> groupadd -g 5000 vmail
>> useradd -g vmail -u 5000 vmail -d /home/vmail -m
>> That of course is not a Mac OS X command, but a Linux command.   
>> Anyone
>> know the correct syntax for adding a user and group at id 5000 and  
>> name
>> vmail?
> <http://developer.apple.com/documentation/Porting/Conceptual/PortingUnix/additionalfeatures/additionalfeatures.html#//apple_ref/doc/uid/TP40002856-BBCDBFBD 
> >

Seriously, your google foo amazes me :)  Thanks, I have been hunting  
around for something simple and concise, and this should do it.

As a side thought, I was going to use ports to make a quick portfile  
with a add user and add group command in it to get the job done.   
Would that more or less have sufficed as well?

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