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SECURETTY

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (5)

Updated: 1992-12-29

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NAME

securetty - file which lists terminals from which root can log in

DESCRIPTION

The file /etc/securetty is used by (some versions of) login?(1). The file contains the device names of terminal lines (one per line, without leading /dev/) on which root is allowed to login. See (5) if you use the shadow suite.

FILES

/etc/securetty

SEE ALSO

login?(1), (5)

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NAME

DESCRIPTION

FILES

SEE ALSO

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