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Re: adding users



Pieter Grimmerink wrote on 25.11.2003 11:31 MET:
>>I would like to be able to add more users (other than root and nobody) to
>>an etrax 100 lx  board.
>>From looking at the etrax software distribution, I think that 
>>Axis has set
>>up the passwd file offline and then incorporated it into the software.
> 
> 
> You can do the same, manually add a user to the the passwd file, then
> create a user + password on your desktop, copy the password from your
> desktop's /etc/shadow file into the Etrax passwd file.
> Rebuild your flash images, and flash them into the board.

I tried compiling the current busybox 1.0.0-pre3 which has all the
needed commands like useradd and so on but I did not succeed.

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MfG / Regards
Friedrich Lobenstock