nologin — prevent unprivileged users from logging into the system
If the file
exists and is readable, login(1) will allow access
only to root. Other users will be shown the contents of this
file and their logins will be refused.
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Modified Sun Jul 25 11:06:34 1993 by Rik Faith (faithcs.unc.edu)
Corrected Mon Oct 21 17:47:19 EDT 1996 by Eric S. Raymond (esrthyrsus.com)