Re: Shell Account

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Wed, 26 Feb 1997 23:06:12 -0800 (PST)

On Thu, 27 Feb 1997, RHS Linux User wrote:

> Alright,
> But what SPECIFICALLY is it used for? Is it the user's Login
> Shell (/bin/bash) or is it their UNIX Login ID (damin)?

Its the login ID.

> I would assume that this is a field that is exported to a file to be
> parsed on the Unix box and have the account created. For say... running a
> Mail server on a Unix box and having the accounts synched between Unix
> and the Emerald Database? :)

Yes. That is a part of EmerUX.