Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Mon, 30 Dec 2002 19:50:33 -0800
From:      Steve Warwick <ukla@attbi.com>
To:        <freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG>
Subject:   Pw - name too long ??
Message-ID:  <BA365409.3F34%ukla@attbi.com>

Next in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
Hi All, 

I am trying to add a user name with the pw command and get the "name too
long" error after 15 or 16 characters. However, I also use Webmin which has
allowed me to use much longer user names. Is there a switch or setting I am
missing?

Example:
pw adduser longdomain-henry2 -w random -d "/home/longdomain/henry2" -g
nogroup -s "/sbin/nologin" -c "henry two" -h 0

Suggestions? Remember, Webmin can do longer names for some reason...


TIA


Steve


To Unsubscribe: send mail to majordomo@FreeBSD.org
with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message




Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <http://docs.FreeBSD.org/cgi/mid.cgi?BA365409.3F34%ukla>