Subject: Re: bash
To: Ken Nagorski <>
From: Linc Fessenden <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 10/25/2001 18:18:19
On Thu, 25 Oct 2001, Ken Nagorski wrote:

> Hi there, 
> This is dumb, but I am trying to get, not root... but a normal user to
> have bash as the shell when they log in. I have it listed in /etc/shells
> and /etc/passwd shows the right path to bash but when I log in, no luck! I
> get sh... How can that be?
> Hmm, thanks for any advice.
> Ken

usermod -s /bin/bash username

-Linc Fessenden

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