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RE: mkpasswd doesn't recognize me
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Brian Inglis
> Sent: Mittwoch, 23. August 2017 07:59
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: mkpasswd doesn't recognize me
> On 2017-08-22 23:27, Wiedmann, Jochen wrote:
> > in order to set my home directory correctly in /etc/passwd, I run
> > mkpasswd | grep MYUSERID
> > mkpasswd -d | grep MYUSERID
> > mkpasswd -d -l | grep MYUSERID
> > mkpasswd -l | grep MYUSERID
> > Neither of which returns any output.
> Run id and mkpasswd and see what they output for your account.
> Also run net user <account> and see what that outputs for your account:
> Full Name is the Windows logon alias for your account.
In the above order:
uid=<LONGNUMBER>(<MYDOMAIN>+<MYUSERID>) gid=<OTHERLONGNUMBER>(<MYDOMAIN>+Domain Users) groups=<LONG LIST OF GROUPS>
Shows a long list of domain users, but doesn't include me. (This is what my original mail was all about.)
$ net user
Shows a short list of local (?) users, not including my account.
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