[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: su/PAM_pwdb logging glitch?



Chris,

OK fair point.

Its also the case that your utmp entry gets removed when the system
decides to clean itself up and zero out the utmp file... ;^)

Cheers

Andrew

Chris Siebenmann writes:
> Resent-Date: 27 Mar 1998 02:17:46 -0000
> Resent-Cc: recipient list not shown: ;
> Resent-Message-ID: <"W88oL3.0.Ft2.Anm6r"@mail2.redhat.com>
> Resent-From: pam-list@redhat.com
> Resent-Sender: pam-list-request@redhat.com
> Date: 	Thu, 26 Mar 1998 21:17:32 -0500
> From: Chris Siebenmann <cks@hawkwind.utcs.toronto.edu>
> To: pam-list@redhat.com
> Subject: Re: su/PAM_pwdb logging glitch? 
> Reply-To: pam-list@redhat.com
> 
> | 	2. if the user does not have a controlling terminal,
> | 	   getlogin() returns NULL.  This is a feature of POSIX. :)
> 
>  This is not quite the case, as I imagine Andrew knows; getlogin()
> returns NULL if it can't find one in utmp, even if one has a controlling
> terminal.
> 
> 	- cks
> 
> -- 
> To unsubscribe: mail -s unsubscribe pam-list-request@redhat.com < /dev/null



[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index] []