Subject: Re: Changing root's shell to /bin/sh
To: None <>
From: Scott Reynolds <scott.reynolds@Plexus.COM>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/16/1999 11:08:36
On Tue, 16 Mar 1999, Michael Richardson wrote:

>     Scott> I strongly prefer sh/ksh, but making this change without
>     Scott> more serious discussion was unwise.
>   Agreed. But, keeping toor means that we keep the concept that "root"
> isn't the only uid==0.

I was referring only to the change of the root login shell, above.  I
apologize if that wasn't clear.

Regarding your own paranoia, having the toor account really doesn't help
you, does it?