How to add root account


(Istvan) #1

NethServer Version: 7.4.1708


If I want to give access to someone else to the Nethserver web interface, how can I create new user?


(Markus Neuberger) #2

Members of the domain admins group should have full access. For more fine access you may have a look at

(Davide Principi) #3

Also a couple of predefined group names have special powers. See the manual section at

(Istvan) #4

Thank you!

Indeed the domain admins have full access.

But I will keep admin and administrator user disabled/locked because these are the most likely to be hacked.

(Jeroen Visser) #5

Actually, lazy admins are the most likely source of runaway passwords. That, and overcomplicated password policies, forcing users to use yellow notes under keyboards :stuck_out_tongue: