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Re: pam_nologin



> Ronald.Wahl@Informatik.TU-Chemnitz.DE wrote:
> > Ahh, yes, login tries more than one time (I think 3 times). But what's the
> > problem? Login will terminate after a timeout (1 minute?!).
> No big problem at all.
> It's just that the following looks silly:
> login: han
>   We're having severe problems just now and cannot let you log in
>   Sorry.
> Please enter username:

It actually does make sense, if you consider that some user or users
[root?] may still be authorised to log in while there is a nologin file.

Joe Yao				jsdy@cais.com - Joseph S. D. Yao



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