Just make an /etc/shells file, a text file whose entries consist of the
pathnames of valid user shells, one per line.
Unlike sendmail 8.x, the SGI sendmail assumes some default shell pathnames,
even in the absence of /etc/shells. But eventually a user gets burned...
Hope this helps,
Rick Troxel Rick_Troxel(_at_)nih(_dot_)gov
All effort and exertion put forth by man from the fullness of his
heart is worship, if it is prompted by the highest motives and
the will to do service to humanity. --Abdu'l-Baha
On Thu, 30 Nov 1995, David Karr wrote:
What has to be done in IRIX to enable mailing to programs? When I
mail to myself on the SGI, I get "User dkarr does not have a valid
shell for mailing to programs".