NOLOGIN(5)                Linux Programmer's Manual               NOLOGIN(5)

NAME         top

       nologin - prevent unprivileged users from logging into the system

DESCRIPTION         top

       If the file /etc/nologin exists and is readable, login(1) will allow
       access only to root.  Other users will be shown the contents of this
       file and their logins will be refused.

FILES         top


SEE ALSO         top

       login(1), shutdown(8)

COLOPHON         top

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Linux                            2012-04-16                       NOLOGIN(5)

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