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Bug 55468 - Wrong shell in /etc/passwd for pcap, mailnull, squid
Wrong shell in /etc/passwd for pcap, mailnull, squid
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: setup (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-10-31 14:26 EST by Brent Nordquist
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:24 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-10-31 14:26:49 EST
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Description Brent Nordquist 2001-10-31 14:26:44 EST
Description of Problem:
The /etc/passwd file has "/bin/nologin" for the shell field in the "pcap"
entry (should be /sbin/nologin), and "/dev/null" for the "mailnull" and
"squid" entries (looks suspicious; should /dev/null be a shell?).

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Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-10-31 15:04:10 EST
These are both added by packages; please file against the individual packages.

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