Section: Maintenance Commands (8)
Updated: 7 Apr 2005
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cppw, cpgr - copy with locking the given file to the password or group file
cppw [-h] [-s] password_file
cpgr [-h] [-s] group_file
cppw 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
cppw and cpgr were written by Stephen Frost, based on
vipw and vigr written by Guy Maor.
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