So to not confuse your users. Make a shell script that runs and tells them
"yadada, no shell
access only ftp access. If you blah blah contact administrator here". The
old ISP I used to work for (Javanet) did that when they disabled shell
access to all there users.
|-> -----Original Message-----
|-> From: J Bacher [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
|-> Sent: Sunday, December 17, 2000 11:35 PM
|-> To: email@example.com
|-> Subject: Re: Allowing ftp but not a shell
|-> > How can I allow someone to use ftp but not give them a
|-> shell... An ISP I
|-> > uaed to work for had a shell called webftp I haved looked
|-> and looked for
|-> > this, cannot find my answer..
|-> You can give them a false shell or modify the .profile with a single
|-> command -- 'exit'.
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