group — the groups database

The group check examines the local passwd database, and asserts that groups exist or are missing.


Check that a group exists:

group = 'vault'

Check that a group is missing:

group = 'vault'
state = 'missing'

List of parameters

groupnumber, or stringID or name of a group on the local machine.
statestringState of this group. This can be 'present' or 'missing'.