Ubuntu Feisty 7.04 manual page repository

Ubuntu is a free computer operating system based on the Linux kernel. Many IT companies, like DeployIS is using it to provide an up-to-date, stable operating system.

Provided by: debianutils_2.17.4build1_i386



        add-shell - add shells to the list of valid login shells


        add-shell shellname [shellname...]


        add-shell  copy /etc/shells to /etc/shells.tmp, add the given shells to
        this file if they are not already present, and copy this temporary file
        back to /etc/shells.
        The shells must be provided by their full pathnames.


What does Ubuntu mean?
Ubuntu is an African word meaning 'Humanity to others', or 'I am what I am because of who we all are'. The Ubuntu distribution brings the spirit of Ubuntu to the software world.