[ale] "vacation" use

Ryan Fish FishR at bellsouth.net
Thu Apr 14 16:50:07 EDT 2005

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From: ale-bounces at ale.org [mailto:ale-bounces at ale.org] On Behalf Of Geoffrey
Sent: Thursday, April 14, 2005 2:50 PM
To: Atlanta Linux Enthusiasts
Subject: Re: [ale] "vacation" use

Ryan Fish wrote:
> By using /sbin/nologin in /etc/passwd (done when creating the users via
> useradd of course).  Maybe I am phrasing this wrong...  Anyway, any ideas?

How about giving them a shell, but setting their password to ! or some such?

These are their mail accounts.  They need their password to access the

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