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* /etc/login.defs
 
* /etc/login.defs
 
* /etc/default/useradd
 
* /etc/default/useradd
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We will need to create them
 
We will need to create them
  
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''touch /etc/default/useradd''
 
''touch /etc/default/useradd''
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Now we can change our default shell
 
Now we can change our default shell
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If you want to change the current user's shell:<br>
 
If you want to change the current user's shell:<br>
 
''lchsh''  
 
''lchsh''  

Revision as of 04:26, 24 October 2019

Changing the default shell

Download the required package:
apk add libuser

If you do not have files:

  • /etc/login.defs
  • /etc/default/useradd

We will need to create them

touch /etc/login.defs
touch /etc/default/useradd
Now we can change our default shell
If you want to change the current user's shell:
lchsh

If you want to change a different user's shell:
lchsh USERNAME