Delete/Remove Users in Navy Linux (userdel Command)

Guide to delete a user account and all its associated files using the userdel command.

Backup First

Create a backup before executing.

userdel Command Syntax
Kill all jobs of user before to delete
killall -u  USERNAME
Delete User

when removing a user account with userdel, the user home and mail spool directories are not removed.

killall -u  USERNAME
Delete User and also remove home and mail spool directories

Use the -r option to force userdel to remove the user’s home directory and mail spool

killall -r  USERNAME
Forcefully delete a user
killall -f  USERNAME


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