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NAME
nologin -- politely refuse a login
SYNOPSIS
nologin
DESCRIPTION
nologin displays a message that an account is not available and returns a non-zero exit code. It is intended as a replacement shell field for accounts that have been disabled.
SEE ALSO
login(1)
HISTORY
The nologin command appeared in 4.4BSD, a free re-implementation was con- tributed in NetBSD 1.5 to avoid bloat through the copyright comment.
AUTHORS
Re-implementation by Hubert Feyrer <hubertf@NetBSD.org>. NetBSD 9.0 September 12, 2016 NetBSD 9.0
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