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GROUPMOD(8)									      GROUPMOD(8)

NAME
       groupmod - Modify a group

SYNOPSIS
       groupmod [-g gid [-o]] [-n group_name ] group

DESCRIPTION
       The  groupmod  command  modifies  the system account files to reflect the changes that are
       specified on the command line.  The options which apply to the groupmod command are

       -g gid The numerical value of the group's ID.  This value must be unique,  unless  the  -o
	      option is used.  The value must be non-negative.	Values between 0 and 99 are typi-
	      cally reserved for system groups.  Any files which the old group	ID  is	the  file
	      group ID must have the file group ID changed manually.

       -n group_name
	      The name of the group will be changed from group to group_name.

FILES
       /etc/group - group information
       /etc/gshadow - secure group information

SEE ALSO
       chfn(1), chsh(1), passwd(1), groupadd(8), groupdel(8), useradd(8), userdel(8), usermod(8)

AUTHOR
       Julianne Frances Haugh (jockgrrl@ix.netcom.com)

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