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Jan 112010

How to change the login shell?


To change the current user login shell, use the following command

e.g. change to /bin/sh

chsh -s /bin/sh

Logout and login again.

  One Response to “How to change the login shell?”

  1. Thx, that did the trick. I wanted to change my loginshell zu zsh and forgot to add /bin/

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