Re: itp: static bins / resolving static debian issues
>>"Justin" == Justin Wells <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Justin> On Fri, Aug 20, 1999 at 07:34:06AM -0400, Michael Stone wrote:
>> > A reboot IS necessary with the current toolbox, unless you can explain
>> > to me how I would get into a root shell (even with sash installed).
>> Open getty. Open network connection. Change root's shell to sash. (The
>> latter is a local configuration issue--some people might not want remote
>> root logins, others might not want sash as their shell.)
Justin> OK, if roots shell gets switched to sash then yes, this works. I thought
Justin> you were opposed to that, hence my comment above. I guess just a
Justin> misunderstanding here.
This is, strictly speaking, not necesary: Create another user
(sashroot) with sash as a shell, and uid==gid==0. You can evben
provide for a separate home dir so that none of the bashisms interfere.
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