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Re: Sysinst default root login shell

On 2012-04-10 02:34, Eric Haszlakiewicz wrote:
On Mon, Apr 09, 2012 at 10:05:22PM +0200, Johnny Billquist wrote:
On 2012-04-09 20:04, Eric Haszlakiewicz wrote:
And almost all of the scripts in the system are implemented with /bin/sh,
so having the default shell be something that can actually run (pieces of)
those would be nice.

What does the selected shell of an account have to do with in which
language a bunch of scripts are written in?

It's useful if you need examples of how to do things.

I might be dense, but I still fail to see the connection between what language a bunch of scripts are written in and the login shell.

One is programs, the other is interactive use by a human. If there is a connection here, it certainly flew me by.


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