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Change I The Primary User ID (UID) Or Group ID (GID) For An Existing User? (Doc ID 2363510.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 03, 2023

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 3.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Can the credentials (user ID or group ID) for an existing user be changed?


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In this Document
 Change the user ID
 Change the user group ID
 Change both the user ID and the group ID together
 File ownership changes

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