Subject: Re: misc/2668: login-names >8 chars make no fun
To: Michael L. VanLoon <michaelv@MindBender.serv.net>
From: Tom I Helbekkmo <tih@Hamartun.Priv.NO>
Date: 08/23/1996 15:10:43
On Thu, 22 Aug 1996, Michael L. VanLoon wrote:
> No, they were all DECstations. It was on the text console, though --
> no graphics.
That would explain it. The bug that prevented users with 8 character
login names from logging in was in the DECwindows login dialog code.
Tom Ivar Helbekkmo