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GROUPADD(8)             OpenBSD System Manager's Manual            GROUPADD(8)

NAME
     groupadd - add a group to the system

SYNOPSIS
     groupadd [-ov] [-g gid] group

DESCRIPTION
     The groupadd utility adds a group to the system.  The options are as fol-
     lows:

     -g gid  gives the numeric group identifier to be used for the new group.

     -o      allow the new group to have a GID which is already in use for an-
             other group.

     -v      enables verbose mode - explain the commands as they are executed.

     The groupadd utility exits 0 on success, and >0 if an error occurs.

SEE ALSO
     group(5), groupdel(8), groupinfo(8), groupmod(8), user(8)

HISTORY
     The groupadd utility first appeared in OpenBSD 2.7.

AUTHORS
     The groupadd utility was written by Alistair G. Crooks <agcATNetBSD.org>.

OpenBSD 3.6                    November 30, 1999                             1