I am on a Mac (Snow Leopard) and I would like to add myself to the "wheel" group? How do I do that? I there a way I can see all the groups am I in?
You can see what groups you are in using the
$ id testacc uid=1089(testacc) gid=1096(testacc) groups=1096(testacc)
$ dscl . append /Groups/admin GroupMembership username
where username is the user short name of the user you wish to add to the particular group.
There is arguably a better command to check what group one belongs to. The "groups" command. Example:
The command to add group wheel:
Where "username" is your username. Then re-run "groups" to see that you have indeed been added to group wheel, like so:
protected by studiohack♦ Apr 27 '11 at 1:28
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