3.3.2. Adding a New Group

If there is a new group you need to add to the system, follow this procedure:
  1. Select Add Group from the User Manager toolbar:
    New Group

    Figure 3.4. New Group

  2. Type the name of the new group.
  3. Specify the group ID (GID) for the new group by checking the Specify group ID manually check box.
  4. Select the GID. Note that Red Hat Enterprise Linux also reserves group IDs lower than 500 for system groups.
  5. Click OK to create the group. The new group appears in the group list.