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1. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
If I have /etc/motd, he is file or directory?
I saw that some call them folders and files others... Which option is better?
I knew that being a director, but many told me not.
Thank you! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mescu
I am using Ubuntu 10.04 desktop and whenever I login to the xterm terminal through ssh, I am getting the following motd (message of the day) info.
Linux desktop 2.6.32-28-generic #55-Ubuntu SMP Mon Jan 10 21:21:01 UTC 2011 i686 GNU/Linux
Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS
Welcome to Ubuntu!
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Discussion started by: royalibrahim
Wish to check which setting is set to display the MOTD AFTER successful password verification. I am logging in via a 3rd party ssh tool tectia.
Eugene (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: srage
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a file that reads File (X.txt)
Contents of record 1:
rdrDESTINATION_ADDRESS (String) "91 971502573813"
rdrDESTINATION_IMSI (String) "000000000000000"
rdrORIGINATING_ADDRESS (String) "d0 movies"
rdrORIGINATING_IMSI (String) "000000000000000"
rdrTRAFFIC_EVENT_TIME... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: magedfawzy
In which login startup script is the motd displayed?
Red Hat 4AS
As I understand it, upon login (bash) it hits
I went through the scripts and the associated scripts (/etc/profile.d/*.sh) but don't see where it's being displayed... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: BOFH
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Does anyone know how to get the IP Address of the connecting client to apear in the MOTD I am new to linux and I was wondering if this was possible thanks in advance. :D :confused: :D (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: DragonLenage
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I do get the message of the day upon logging in to my machine(Solaris 9). I do NOT have a .hushlogin file in my home directory.
:-) (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: run_time_error
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to replace the current /etc/motd text file with a new motd across 30+ servers.
Which is the best way to do this? Shell script? sed?
Does anyone have an example I can use?
Thanks in advance. Unix people are the best!!! :) (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: antalexi
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Anyone know how to change the location of the MOTD file from the default /etc/motd?
An annoying person with root access has found out how to edit the file and change my MOTDs.
Help me. (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: Rex00me
Im having a problem editing the motd ( message of the day ). I tried to edit the file /etc/motd but its end up with nothing. I find out the directory /etc/motd is in rw- r - r i changed it to executable rwxw-rw-r but having same thing no changes in the motd.
Anyone having any idea how to... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: killerserv