Re: Why does Debian use a nonstandard chsh?
On Tue, Apr 13, 1999 at 05:30:06PM -0500, Jor-el wrote:
> I was reading the Documentation/Changes document in kernel 2.2.5
> with an intent to verify whether my Slink installation was upto the proper
> levels of software when I noticed a problem with the chsh utility. For the
> 2.2 kernels, the util-linux packages should be at version 2.9i, and the
> way to verify this is by executing the command 'chsh -v'.
Debian has another way of finding this out....
balmeida@terminus [~]: dpkg -s util-linux
Status: install ok installed
Maintainer: Vincent Renardias <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Replaces: miscutils, setterm, getty
Pre-Depends: libc6, libncurses4, slang1 (<< 1.3), slang1 (>> 1.2.2-0)
Conflicts: setterm, getty
Description: Miscellaneous system utilities.
A mixed bag of system utilities: arch chkdupexe cfdisk cytune dmesg
fdisk fsck.minix getty getopt hwclock ipcrm ipcs kbdrate mcookie
mkfs mkfs.minix mkswap more namei rdev setterm setsid tunelp whereis.