3.1.10 User accounts
In order to have a consistent feel across machines, the first few accounts are
always the same in my system.
I always create a first user account with a name like "admin"
(uid=1000). I forward all root email there. This account is given membership
in the adm group (see
su does not support the wheel group",
Section 9.2.2), which can be given a good amount of root privilege through
su using PAM or the
sudo command. See Add a user account, Section 4.1.3 for