Archive for 'Solaris Shell'

Quieting the shell during login sessions

Most of the Solaris systems I access through an SSH shell session display a bunch of cruft (e.g., do you have mail?, etc.) when I login. To reduce the amount of chatter, I recently created a .hushlogin file in the home directory of each server I support: $ touch $HOME/.hushlogin When this file is present, […]