Debain Linux 8 Add User Command

Fig.02: Add a user on a Debian Linux 8 server

Fig.02: Add a user on a Debian Linux 8 server

The syntax is as follows to add a user on a Debian Linux and setup the password for the same:
# adduser userName
# adduser tom

Sample outputs:

Adding user `tom' ...
Adding new group `tom' (1001) ...
Adding new user `tom' (1001) with group `tom' ...
Creating home directory `/home/tom' ...
Copying files from `/etc/skel' ...
Enter new UNIX password: 
Retype new UNIX password: 
Sorry, passwords do not match
passwd: Authentication token manipulation error
passwd: password unchanged
Try again? [y/N] y
Enter new UNIX password: 
Retype new UNIX password: 
passwd: password updated successfully
Changing the user information for tom
Enter the new value, or press ENTER for the default
	Full Name []: 
	Room Number []: 
	Work Phone []: 
	Home Phone []: 
	Other []: 
Is the information correct? [Y/n] y

Examples and usage: Debian/Ubuntu Linux: Restrict an SSH user session to a specific directory by setting chrooted jail