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Re: clear screen on logout

At 09:50 AM 29/04/97 -0700, Ryan Shaw wrote:
>i've looked through the archives and haven't found an answer as of yet. 
>i'd like the screen cleared on logout and the login prompt to appear at
>the top.  i've worked around this by using an alias in bashrc, but i'm
>sure there is a better way.
>any ideas?

Best way (the way I do it) is to do this:

clear > /etc/motd

However, make sure you make a backup copy of your original MOTD so you can
then edit the file and after all the ascii characters put it back.


Karl Ferguson,
Tower Networking Pty Ltd    Tel: +61-8-9456-0000	karl@tower.net.au
t/a STAR Online Services    Fax: +61-8-9455-2776	karl@debian.org

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