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Bug 54135 - /bin/login ignores /etc/nologin
/bin/login ignores /etc/nologin
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: util-linux (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Elliot Lee
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2001-09-28 06:09 EDT by Albert Fluegel
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-09-28 06:09:27 EDT
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Description Albert Fluegel 2001-09-28 06:09:23 EDT
Description of Problem:
See Summary. Don't find the string "nologin" in /bin/login

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. create /etc/nologin
2. login, it's still possible (@*&#&^$#@*#&^$Grrrr)

Actual Results:
Cannot close hosts with message to users trying to login.

Expected Results:
user and admin frustration

Additional Information:
HTML Component Text help is useless/not existing
Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2002-01-04 13:56:40 EST
Works as of util-linux-2.11n-1 (in rawhide) and probably earlier.

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