Whats the deal with nologin being a shell script

Eli Schwartz eschwartz at archlinux.org
Thu Jun 25 22:24:36 UTC 2020

On 6/25/20 6:13 PM, Norbert Lange wrote:
> Hello,
> Seeing that this is pretty much the only embedded-script applet
> (pulling in that feature and requiring a few other applets), with the
> recent commits getting it to work in single-app mode, I am curious to
> why?
> Seems to go against busybox usual minimalism.

It's a demo, intended to demonstrate how the system works rather than be
genuinely useful.

Just don't enabe it, I guess. ;)

Eli Schwartz
Bug Wrangler and Trusted User

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