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The HP-UX Numeric User Group Name feature provides the facility to create users and groups which begin with a numeric character. It is also possible to create users or groups that are completely numeric.

Features and benefits:

The HP-UX operating system default configuration allows the user names and group names that begin with an alpha character. This feature provides the flexibility to create and use the numeric user and group names. 

NumericUsername product contains:

1. /sbin/ - Numeric Username clean Up Script.
	Once Numeric User Group Name feature is installed, it is not
	recommended to remove it. However, if removal is inevitable,
	this manual script should be executed before attempting to 
	remove the product. Unless all the steps mentioned in the
	script are executed, it will not be possible to remove this

2. usergroupname(5) - Numeric User Group Name Man Page.
	This manpage briefly describes the Numeric User Group Name 
	feature along with some examples. 

Where to Find Information:

For detailed information about this feature, see the man page: usergroupname(5)
Additional product information
Product #: NumericUserGroup
Version: B.11.31.1003.02
Software specification: HP-UX 11.31 IA/PA(NumericUser_B.11.31.1003.02_HP-UX_B.11.31_IA_PA.depot)