[floss-cec] Re: new

  • From: sheshu <krsheshu@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: floss-cec@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 11 Dec 2006 08:46:16 -0800

i think the login shell could be changed easily by using chsh command
i think there is also an option to edit /etc/passwd file but the latter is a
wrong way or so


On 12/10/06, Binulal Narayanan <binulal@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

YEP!
There are a hell lot of simple configuration files in /etc.
You could just do a man to see what they do!

so, ideally, a man on /etc/passwd file should tell us how to change the
login shell.

Binu

 On 12/10/06, Githin Alapatt <githin@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> and btw, motd stands for message of the day!
>
> On 12/10/06, Githin Alapatt <githin@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > no I dont know and I dont want to use google now!
> >
> > there is something called linuxlogo. just apt-get it and see.
> >
> > On 12/10/06, Binulal Narayanan <binulal@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > Cool dude! keep it coming.
> > >  You may know this?!!
> > >
> > >  How will u change the login shell itself?
> > >
> > >  - Binu
> > >
> > >
> > > On 12/10/06, sheshu <krsheshu@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > >
> > > > hi dis is is something i have found
> > > >
> > > > we can modify the login screen message  in console by changing
> /etc/motd
> > > file
> > > >
> > > > also to change the startup console screen change the /etc/issue
> file
> > > >
> > > > okay
> > > > next some1.....
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > On 12/7/06, Githin Alapatt < githin@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > > > Yeah. We are planning to set up a wiki on the college web
> server. So
> > > > > once we configure our router also we must be able to link it to
> our
> > > > > main site. It will take time anyway..
> > > > >
> > > > > On 12/7/06, sheshu <krsheshu@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > > > > yah ill try to make a wiki
> > > > > > but dont rush coz i dont have net access in my home..
> > > > > > githin you should take adequate moves
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > On 12/6/06, Vimal Joseph < vimalekm@xxxxxxxxx > wrote:
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > On 12/5/06, sheshu < krsheshu@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > > > > > >
> > > > > > > > hi friends...
> > > > > > > > what bout starting smething new in this cell
> > > > > > > > something called ' online linux cell '
> > > > > > > > where everyone should contribute some innovative ideas
> they
> > > > > > > > found or experimented in linux???
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > Great.. setup a wiki for that.. and call for participation..
> also
> > > add
> > > > > > > the discussions at irc to the wiki..
> > > > > > >
> > > > > > > ~vimal
> > > > > > >
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