Change login: prompt
bmarcum at iglou.com
Wed Jun 21 16:07:09 UTC 2006
On Fri, 16 Jun 2006 13:26:36 -0700, Tom Smith
<tom71713-ubuntu at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to change the login prompt so that it displays the full
> domain name before it. That is, what I currently have this this:
> hostname login:
> What I want it this:
> hostname.domainname login:
> I've looked primarily into getty (but also into init, inittab, issue)
> and have been unable to find a solution to this problem.
> Can anyone offer any suggestions as to where I might find the
> information to change such a thing?
> Thanks in advance for your help!
You could just change /etc/issue. That is the line printed before the
login prompt. (or /etc/issue.net for telnet, but who allows login via
Processed at location stamped in code at top of carton.
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