Configuration Files In Linux

  Configuration Files In Linux

In Linux there have many configuration files, but now we discuss most important configuration files in Linux then it have only four configuration files.

passwd

‘passwd’ file contain all the information related to the users. 

Their location is /etc/passwd

groups

‘group’ file contain all the information related to groups.

shadow

‘shadow’ file contain the information related to users passwords in encrypted from.

gshadow

‘gshadow’ file contain all the information related to groups passwords in encrypted form. 

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