The help message for the net user command

Richard Sharpe root at
Mon Oct 21 09:14:01 GMT 2002

On Mon, 21 Oct 2002, Tim Potter wrote:

> On Sun, Oct 20, 2002 at 08:16:34PM +0930, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> > However, a little experimentation shows that it is wrong. For example, it
> > is '--port <port>' not '--port=<port>' and so on.
> > 
> > Can anyone confirm this and fix the help command.
> popt accepts both formats for command line options that take arguments.


That is interesting, because the build that I did on a RedHat Linux 7.1
system complained everytime I tried to use 

  net user add fred --port=445

but worked when I did 

  net user add fred --port 445

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