Re: Why do system users have valid shells
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org> you wrote:
> The /etc/passwd file does not control granting of priveledges[sic].
> It contains a map of UID <-> username <-> Primary GID
is a contradiction on traditional unix, since the most powerful priveledge
is coupled with uid 0.
And the priveledge "interactive login allowed" is coupled to the shell string field.
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