CPPW(8)                   (7 Apr 2005)                    CPPW(8)

     NAME
          cppw, cpgr - copy with locking the given file to the
          password or group file

     SYNOPSIS
          cppw [-h] [-s] password_file
          cpgr [-h] [-s] group_file

     DESCRIPTION
          cppw and cpgr will copy, with locking, the given file to
          /etc/passwd and /etc/group, respectively.  With the -s flag,
          they will copy the shadow versions of those files,
          /etc/shadow and /etc/gshadow, respectively.

          With the -h flag, the commands display a short help message
          and exit silently.

     SEE ALSO
          vipw(8), vigr(8), group(5), passwd(5), shadow(5), gshadow(5)

     AUTHOR
          cppw and cpgr were written by Stephen Frost, based on vipw
          and vigr written by Guy Maor.

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