How to remove login banner?

Tom H tomh0665 at gmail.com
Thu Oct 21 00:24:59 UTC 2010


On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 7:55 PM, Bill <beau at billbeau.net> wrote:
>  On 10/20/2010 3:29 PM, Peng Yu wrote:
>>
>> I always see the following banner when I log in to a linux machine. I
>> find the following webpage. I'm wondering what is the best way to
>> remove the banner.
>>
>> http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/ubuntu/change-ssh-welcome-banner-on-ubuntu/
>>
>> Linux xxx 2.6.24-27-xen #1 SMP Mon Feb 22 20:10:13 UTC 2010 x86_64
>>
>> The programs included with the Ubuntu system are free software;
>> the exact distribution terms for each program are described in the
>> individual files in /usr/share/doc/*/copyright.
>>
>> Ubuntu comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by
>> applicable law.
>>
>> To access official Ubuntu documentation, please visit:
>> http://help.ubuntu.com/
>>
>>
> Just follow the directions you see on that page. I use VI to edit files.

The "/etc/motd" advice is old.




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