Subject: Re: "Don't login as root, use the su command."
To: Richard Rauch <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/15/2000 19:45:55
	I think we've come to a solution: :)

	su now sets SU_FROM, which is checked by root's .login in the non
	'su' case, .login now prints

"We recommend creating a non-root account and using su(1) for root access."

	Thanks to Miles Nordin for the words (I like terse :)