luserdel - Man Page

Delete an user


luserdel [OPTION]... user


Deletes the user with name user.


-G,  --dontremovegroup

By default the user's primary group is removed if it has group name user (user's private group). This option disables this behavior.

-i,  --interactive

Ask all questions when connecting to the user database, even if default answers are set up in libuser configuration.

-r,  --removehome

Remove user's home directory and mail spool after deleting the user.

Exit Status

The exit status is 0 on success, nonzero on error.


May 2009 libuser