edubuntu intrepid ltsp problem login with tcsh

Kailesh Mussai kmussa at
Sat Jan 17 00:13:55 UTC 2009

Dear all,

We are currently working on university project concerning ltsp.  We were
able to setup the server and boot a client with the default values.  We
use NIS for authentication and login in with a bash, dash and zsh shell
we are able to logged in the workstation.  But if a user has a csh/tcsh
shell then it seems that authentication works but he gets back the login

We troubleshooted with commenting out the /etc/csh.*, also tried kdm
instead of gdm but that too gave the same problem.

Does anyone know a fix for the C shell as most of our users use tcsh as


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