bash update killed my shells

T.C. Hollingsworth tchollingsworth at
Tue Nov 15 19:14:44 UTC 2011

On Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 11:49 AM, Maciek Borzecki
<maciek.borzecki at> wrote:
> A recent bash (that's my suspicion) update to bash-4.2.10-5.fc16.i686.rpm
> wiped 'almost clean' my /etc/shells, leaving only nologin and dash behind,
> breaking pkexec.
> Anyone else seeing this or am I barking at the wrong tree here?

Might be related to:

But that would only explain it missing bash, not eating your entire /etc/shells.


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