Linux Shell script to Add user with password to the system
We often need to create unix users and need to assign password.This is quite Simple but if we have to create multiple users and need to assign the password to them,then its quite difficult. Below script will help in the desired task.
Hence first create a file user password which consists of user in the first column and password in the second column.
root@s:~# cat userpasswd user1:password1 user2:password2 user3:password3 user4:password4 user5:password5 Run the below script to add users. root@pri:~# for i in `cat user`; do echo $i; useradd $i ;done user1 user2 user3 user4 user5 root@pri:~# cat userpasswd | chpasswd