obsysusers parses and creates system users and groups, based on the file format and location specified in sysusers.d directories.
obsysusers is not a suitable substitute of systemd-sysusers, the format r is not supported.
obsysusers [ -h ] [ -z ] [ -v verbosity ] [ -d ] file(s)
obsysusers parses file and creates system users and groups based on the file where file can be found at
/usr/lib/sysusers.d in this order of precedence. If file is not specified, obsysusers parses all files found on these directories.
Multiple files can be passed by seperating their names with a space.
-h : prints this help.
-z : use color.
-v verbosity : increases/decreases the verbosity of the command.
-d : dry run. Performs operation without altering system users and groups. All of the command's output will be prefixed by
dry run do:.
Parses the bind.conf file and performs operation without creating system users and groups:
obsysusers -d bind.conf
Increases the verbosity and colorizes the output, parses all files and performs operation:
obsysusers -z -v4