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Date:      Sat, 27 Sep 2014 11:08:11 +0800
From:      Edward <>
To:        "" <>
Subject:   Re: pkg_delete bash, logged out by accident, can't ssh back in (not good)
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On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 04:51:32PM -0400, wrote:
> I did a pkg_delete of bash and was going to make install a new one
> from the port, due to shellshock. I logged out by accident, and when
> try to login via ssh, it won't take my password. I assume I can't
> login because the default shell is bash, which has been removed right?
> Any ideas on how I can get into my remote freebsd box via ssh?
> Workarounds?


After a few times stepping on this problem when upgrading ports, picked
up a habit. Leave /bin/{k}sh as default shell and always "tmux new"
after remote login.


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