nologin program

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at
Wed Jan 26 04:57:32 PST 2005

Robert Connolly wrote:

> Is anyone interested in having an /sbin/nologin(8) ? This is an
> alternative to /bin/false

> Its no big deal, and really just a vanity thing. But nologin is more
> suitable for use with login rejection than what false does. It would only
> really get used if root tried 'su - sshd', or if you choose to disable a
> real account.

Perhaps you could make this patch available to the patches project as a
general option for all LFSers?

Jeremy Huntwork

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