Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/usr.sbin/user
To: Christos Zoulas <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: source-changes
Date: 02/23/2006 13:45:20
On Thu, 23 Feb 2006, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
>> Log Message:
>> Add checks for valid shell. From Liam Foy.
> How do I add a user with /bin/nologin as shell?
> (which shouldn't be in /etc/shells as it would allow the user to login via 
> FTP).

... and which could be anything else than /bin/nologin, e.g. the other day 
I made a login with /usr/games/robots, which I wouldn't want to be able 
to log in via FTP, too.

  - Hubert