modify an existing group on the
groupmod utility modifies an existing
group. The options are as follows:
- Gives the numeric group identifier to be used for the new group.
- Gives the new name which the group shall have.
- Allows the new group to have a GID which is already in use for another group.
- Enables verbose mode - explain the commands as they are executed.
groupmod utility exits 0 on
success, and >0 if an error occurs.
group(5), groupadd(8), groupdel(8), groupinfo(8), user(8)
groupmod utility first appeared in
groupmod utility was written by
Alistair G. Crooks