View the Most Wanted LQ Wiki articles.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.


  Search this Thread
Old 03-11-2003, 11:15 PM   #1
Registered: Jan 2003
Distribution: Slackware 13
Posts: 89

Rep: Reputation: 15
message of the day

how do i change my MOTD (message of the day)
Old 03-11-2003, 11:17 PM   #2
Registered: Oct 2002
Location: New York City (nYc)
Distribution: Red Hat Enterprise 3
Posts: 93

Rep: Reputation: 15
Old 03-11-2003, 11:56 PM   #3
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Distribution: Gentoo 1.4, Debian Woody, Mandrake 8.1
Posts: 43

Rep: Reputation: 15
Or more specifically, type your message of the day in the text file /etc/motd


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What applications do you use day to day? alan_h404 General 11 10-16-2005 07:09 AM
Why not use Astaro as a normal day to day desktop?? chutsu Linux - General 1 10-08-2005 11:42 PM
Message of the day AliDigitaly Linux - General 9 02-18-2004 05:15 PM
CommuniGate Pro 30 Day Message Purge chrisk5527 Linux - General 0 08-08-2003 04:29 PM
ODD! Cygwin - cat tr outputs email message from ealier in the day?!?!?!?! chingasman Linux - General 0 02-27-2003 05:25 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:20 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration