Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc/bin/ksh
To: Matthias Buelow <>
From: Hauke Fath <hauke@Espresso.Rhein-Neckar.DE>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 09/29/2002 23:53:37
At 22:52 Uhr +0200 29.9.2002, Matthias Buelow wrote:
>I always give the "toor" account a password on *bsd (actually the same
>as root, you just have to remember to also change it if you change
>root's password), and I never change toor's default /bin/sh.

I have needed just this recently, when I installed the static
'shells/tcsh-standalone' for root shell, removed 'shells/tcsh', and then
thought about updating /etc/passwd...

Thanks to the 'toor' account, the glitch was fixed in seconds.


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