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Old 07-04-2001
Most systems have 'chsh' setuid anyway, so changing your shell
shouldn't be a problem. (usermod isn't setuid).
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Old 07-04-2001
In solaris systems you can issue "passwd -e ". Then you will be asked about your new shell. This command tests the existence of the new shell. I'm not shure if you can use it if you're not root


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