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cdist-type__user_groups - Manage user groups

Adds or removes a user from one or more groups.

the group to which this user should be added or removed. Can be specified multiple times.

the name of the user. Defaults to object_id
absent or present. Defaults to present.

__user_groups nginx --group webuser1 --group webuser2
# remove user nginx from groups webuser2
__user_groups nginx-webuser2 --user nginx \

--group webuser2 --state absent

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February 16, 2019 4.10.6