[X-Unix] 10.4.5 How to change default shell

Kirk McElhearn kirklists at wanadoo.fr
Wed Mar 15 12:30:48 PST 2006

On Mar 15, 2006, at 9:21 PM, Raoul Armfield wrote:

>>>>     How can I can my default shell under 10.4.5; netinfo won't  
>>>> let me change [as it would on other Mac.'s under other System  
>>>> versions]??
>>>>     On this Mac it's been tsch since early in the OS X history,  
>>>> and I'd like to make the change to bash.
> I thought that as of 10.3 the default shell was bash?

Only for new accounts. Any accounts that you created in Jaguar or  
earlier kept tcsh.

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