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Date:      Thu, 12 Oct 1995 19:18:08 -0400 (EDT)
From:      Chuck Robey <>
Cc:        FreeBSD questions <>
Subject:   Re: psuedo user setup
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On Thu, 12 Oct 1995 wrote:

> I think I asked this several weeks ago, but never got an answer...
> Is there a way to set up an account such that it can be su'ed to
> but not logged in under (sort of like lacking "secure" does for
> root, but by any means).  I would like to be able to set up some
> psuedo users for some specific projects, but still force people to
> log in as themsevles so I can really see who is on.

I haven't tried this myself, but what about a user with a .cshrc that 
logs back out (perhaps with a worning message) ?  You could still get 
into this user's stuff by doing an su -c (preventing reading the user's
.cshrc file).

> 		   John Lind, Starfire Consulting Services
> E-mail: john@starfire.MN.ORG		USnail: PO Box 17247, Mpls MN  55417

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