Subject: Re: default shell ?
To: None <>
From: Havard Eidnes <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/16/2004 14:14:39
> is it possible to set the default shell to bash?
> If I add new users they alway get csh with a weird prompt.

   useradd -D -s /bin/bash

assuming that's where you have it installed, of course.

The strange prompt comes from /etc/skel/.cshrc, which gets copied
to new user home directories.

This all assumes that you use useradd to add new users.


- H=E5vard