Subject: Re: *** NEW Finger Daemon w/Logging & MOTD ***
To: None <>
From: Robert Shady <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/28/1994 14:47:24
> > Okay, I've fixed up the old /usr/libexec/fingerd to allow for logging
> > and a message of the day.  The only problem this version has is that it
> > must run SUID in order to open the log file in /var/log, or you have to
> > touch the log file in /var/log before logging will occur.  Presently,

> 	Wouldn't syslog let you avoid having to use SUID?

I've considered that, would that be the best way to go?