Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/usr.sbin/user
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 02/23/2006 12:49:30
In article <Pine.LNX.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com> wrote:
>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
>... 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.
There is chsh or vipw for the robots case. /bin/nologin is a typo.