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Old 03-16-2006, 12:27 PM   #1
caroleet
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How do I remove the messages at the login?


Hello. This is my first day with Linux (Slackware). I want to remove the messages that pop up everytime I login. I've searched for login messages, quotes, etc. I can't find any info. on removing these.
Thank You.
 
Old 03-16-2006, 12:39 PM   #2
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You want to say no to fortune cookies? As root at terminal or cli try 'chmod -x /etc/profile.d/bsd-games-login-fortune.sh'--without ' marks. Happy slacking
 
Old 03-16-2006, 12:51 PM   #3
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You could also uninstall the bsd-games package (or fortune on other distros).
 
Old 03-17-2006, 05:17 AM   #4
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Thank You for your suggestions re: how to remove the messages (fortunes) at login. I removed the BSD Games package and voila - no more fortunes. Thank You for keeping it simple.
Cheers! Carol
 
  


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