Group has many uses.

Group, in general, is a list of Zero or more Digital Identities

LDAP Groups#

We elaborate on LDAP Groups. The types and implementations.

Microsoft Active Directory Group#

Microsoft Active Directory Groups need some special treatment.

POSIX Database#

Group is one of the POSIX Database to represents Groups within POSIX systems.

Typically this is Located at /etc/group

Getent can be used to query Group on POSIX systems but they may not be enumerated using getent

Groups in this wiki#

Even this Wiki has groups.

Groups in this wiki

Other "Group" Pages#

More Information#

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