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Bug 53085 - adds incorrect shell to passwd
adds incorrect shell to passwd
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: apache (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
David Lawrence
: Security
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Reported: 2001-09-03 09:49 EDT by Chris Ricker
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:36 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-05-05 11:36:47 EDT
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Description Chris Ricker 2001-09-03 09:49:23 EDT
the apache user entry in /etc/passwd lists /bin/false as the login shell. 
now that /sbin/nologin exists it should be used instead

see also #52989
Comment 1 Chris Ricker 2002-05-05 11:36:43 EDT
Still true with 7.3 gold
Comment 2 Chris Ricker 2002-08-30 08:56:33 EDT
closing -- fixed in the null beta cycle

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