ttylock, ttyunlock --
lock or unlock a tty
ttylock applies an administrative lock to a terminal
device, preventing users from logging in on that tty. Attempts
to log in fail with the message:
Terminal is disabled -- see Account Administrator
ttyunlock unlocks a tty.
The tty argument should omit the /dev path
(for example tty01, not /dev/tty01).
these utilities exit with one of the following values:
The action was successful.
An error occurred.
Terminal Control database
``Administering user accounts'' in the System Administration Guide
ttylock is not part of any currently supported standard;
it is an extension of AT&T System V provided by The Santa
Cruz Operation, Inc.
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SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003