klUsrMgr (kLIBC User management utility)

Release date: 
Friday, 19 July, 2019



The purpose of this utility is to manage kLIBC users and groups.

These files are found in %UNIXROOT%\etc and have the following names:

  • master.passwd
  • group
This software is distributed as RPM package.

Installation with rpm

This program is installable using the rpm package manager. See below for the install string. Required prerequisites are automatically processed by the package manager and, if needed, downloaded and installed.

klusrmgr-1.4.2-1.oc00 (05/01/2021)
Repository: Netlabs stable
klUsrMgr - (kLIBC) User Manager Version 1.4.2 ============================================= (c) 2007-2020 by Herwig Bauernfeind and Silvan Scherrer for bww bitwise works GmbH. The purpose of this set of utilities is to manage LIBC users and groups. These files are found in %UNIXROOT%\etc and have the following names - master.passwd - group These files are syntactically properly maintained and compiled into pwd.db and spwd.db using the pwdmkdb.exe utility. Note: Former revisions of klUsrMgr could damage Samba user structures. From 1.1.5 onward all potentially harmful operations are disabled in case Samba User Manager is found. Note: The former name of klUsrMgr was klibcum. It had to be renamed in order to avoid certain name associations. Note: klUsrMgr 1.3.2 added the group "wheel" which made Samba crash upon start groupmod -x "wheel" solves this problem. Later revisions remove any occurence of group "wheel".
Record updated last time on: 06/06/2021 - 16:51

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