login shell not in /etc/shells
James_Harris at maxtor.com
Wed May 29 12:38:02 PDT 2002
You can create an /etc/shells, it's just a list of the full path to all the
valid shells on your system.
See: man shell
...for more info
Be careful, though, since this is used with things like FTP and can be a
security issue if you populate it with stuff that could be hazardous.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: SebasTEAan Meisel [mailto:sebastianmeisel at gmx.de]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 29, 2002 15:51
> To: blfs-support at linuxfromscratch.org
> Subject: kdm: login shell not in /etc/shells
> When using kdm (configured after the kdm-hint I get an
> errormessage on
> login claiming that my login-shell is missing in /etc/shells
> - actually not
> even such file does exist.
> Any Ideas how to solve that problem?
> Sebastian Meisel
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