[Ilugc] motd in X

  • From: rsubr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Raja Subramanian)
  • Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2004 02:29:13 +1000

Hi,

SaravanaKumar wrote:

Is there any way to display the motd files after users login in X?

If you are using xdm add the following line to /etc/X11/xdm/Xstartup.

    xmessage -file /etc/motd -geometry 640x480

For xdm clones (gdm, kdm, etc) adjust appropriately.

- Raja


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