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Postby colo » 2009/05/28 07:10:32

Hi!
I want to change the message in the login page.. but I don't know the name of the file and the folder where I can find it.

I have centOS final 4.4
After booting, when al the services have been loaded, on the screen appears a black window with two lines:



Welcome!

hostname login:



(where hostname is the name of my hostname, for example "myHouseServer".)
This page is not graphical, it's plain text and here I login as root.
I want to change the message "Welcome!" so can anybody helps me?

thank you so much.

Colo.

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Postby AlanBartlett » 2009/05/28 12:34:55

That is a very old version of CentOS 4 you are using. The current version is 4.7 -- with 4.8 in the build system.

As far as I recall, that Welcome! message comes from the /etc/issue file . . . but as I only have access to a CentOS 4.7 system, I can't be absolutely sure.