Archive for 'AIX Debugging'

Configuring a user to use the bash shell on an AIX server

I previously wrote about my experience installing bash on my AIX hosts. After I installed the package I wanted to make bash my default shell. I fired up usermod but was greeted with the following error: $ usermod -s /usr/bin/bash matty 3004-703 Check “/etc/security/login.cfg” file. 3004-692 Error changing “shell” to “/usr/bin/bash” : Value is invalid. […]