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shells(4)							    shells(4)



NAME
  shells - Shell database

DESCRIPTION
  The shells file contains a list of the shells	on the system.	For each
  shell, the file should contain a single line consisting of the shell's
  path,	relative to root.

  A # (number sign) indicates the beginning of a comment; subsequent charac-
  ters up to the end of	the line are not interpreted by	the routines which
  search the file.  Blank lines	are also ignored.

FILES
  /etc/shells

RELATED	INFORMATION

  Functions: getusershell(3)