GROUPDEL(8) System Manager's Manual GROUPDEL(8)
groupdel - Delete a group
The groupdel command modifies the system account files, deleting all
entries that refer to group. The named group must exist.
You must manually check all filesystems to insure that no files remain
with the named group as the file group ID.
You may not remove the primary group of any existing user. You must
remove the user before you remove the group.
/etc/group - group information
/etc/gshadow - secure group information
0 - success
2 - bad command syntax
6 - specified group doesn't exist
8 - can't remove user's primary group
10 - can't update group file
chfn(1), chsh(1), passwd(1), groupadd(8), groupmod(8), useradd(8),
Julianne Frances Haugh (jockgrrlATix.com)