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NAME

       bos_adduser - Adds a privileged user to the UserList file

SYNOPSIS

       bos adduser -server <machine name> -user <user names>+
           [-cell <cell name>] [-noauth] [-localauth] [-help]

       bos addu -s <machine name> -u <user names>+
           [-c <cell name>] [-n] [-l] [-h]

DESCRIPTION

       The bos adduser command adds each user name specified with the -user argument to the
       /etc/openafs/server/UserList file on the machine named by the -server argument. It is the
       issuer's responsibility to verify that an entry for the user exists in the Authentication
       and Protection Databases.

OPTIONS

       -server <machine name>
           Indicates the server machine on which to change the /etc/openafs/server/UserList file.
           Identify the machine by IP address or its host name (either fully-qualified or
           abbreviated unambiguously). For details, see bos(8).

           In cells that use the Update Server to distribute the contents of the
           /etc/openafs/server directory, it is conventional to specify only the system control
           machine as a value for the -server argument. Otherwise, repeat the command for each
           file server machine. For further discussion, see bos(8).

       -user <user names>+
           Specifies each user name to insert into the /etc/openafs/server/UserList file.

       -cell <cell name>
           Names the cell in which to run the command. Do not combine this argument with the
           -localauth flag. For more details, see bos(8).

       -noauth
           Assigns the unprivileged identity "anonymous" to the issuer. Do not combine this flag
           with the -localauth flag. For more details, see bos(8).

       -localauth
           Constructs a server ticket using a key from the local /etc/openafs/server/KeyFile
           file. The bos command interpreter presents the ticket to the BOS Server during mutual
           authentication. Do not combine this flag with the -cell or -noauth options. For more
           details, see bos(8).

       -help
           Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options are ignored.

EXAMPLES

       The following command adds the user names "pat" and "smith" to the
       /etc/openafs/server/UserList file on the machine "fs1.abc.com" (the system control
       machine).

          % bos adduser -server fs1.abc.com -user pat smith

PRIVILEGE REQUIRED

       The issuer must be listed in the /etc/openafs/server/UserList file on the machine named by
       the -server argument, or must be logged onto a server machine as the local superuser
       "root" if the -localauth flag is included.

SEE ALSO

       KeyFile(5), UserList(5), bos(8), bos_listusers(8), bos_removeuser(8)

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