bash = default

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Fri Sep 3 07:43:24 PDT 2004

On Fri, Sep 03, 2004 at 10:22:54AM -0400, Jerry McAllister wrote:
> I have never tried using a flag on the shell in the /etc/passwrd file
> so I don't know what the -i will do to it.   You might have to add
> some quoting.

All the -i flag means is that the shell is interactive.  It shouldn't
be necessary to use it for a login shell, as login shells are assumed
interactive already.



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