Weird F17 effect: New gdm- presents mysql server account on the login screen

Matthias Clasen mclasen at
Mon Apr 2 13:49:12 UTC 2012

On Sat, 2012-03-31 at 09:57 -0500, Bruno Wolff III wrote:

> It looks like they aren't checking /etc/shells. I couldn't find the code
> they use to build the list. They do appear to be black listing /sbin/nologin.
> There are a few accounts that don't have /sbin/nologin as a shell, but
> don't show up in the list. I am not sure how those are being filtered.

'They' are us, so you could just ask. (and stop talking about us in the
3rd person :-)

The code you are looking for is here:

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