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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by webdave, Jun 9, 2004.

  1. webdave

    webdave Active Member

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    Do normal uses have the ability to use chsh? One of my users is trying to change his shell via chsh. He gets a password error every time.

    I can change his shell by using chsh -s/bin/tcsh USER. However he can not.
     
  2. chirpy

    chirpy Well-Known Member

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    I presume you're not talking about a jailshell user, but a normal shell? If they always want a different shell you could always set it in /etc/passwd on their account.
     
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    Yes this person is using a normal bash shell. I can change the shell for them but is there a way for them to change it themselves?
     

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