Replacement Login App

Paul Civati paul at
Wed Aug 16 20:05:47 BST 2000

Paul Trippett <pjt at> wrote:

> I wanted to change my login prompt under FreeBSD 3.5.1 

ITYM 3.5, I can't see any evidence of a 3.5.1 release on the web
site (or maybe you were thinking of some other o/s.. ;)

> I can find lots of Drop in replacements for Linux AIX etc. but 
> none for FreeBSD. Does anybody know of any? login: is getting 
> a bit tedious now :-) 

You can change the 'default:' entry in /etc/gettytab to achieve
this, without having to install a replacement login.


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