Subject: Re: telnet problem
To: Ken Hornstein <email@example.com>
From: Ty Sarna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/30/1998 12:48:35
Ken Hornstein wrote:
> Anyway ... I don't know why this is being set. First off, it might be
> useful to check the default state. Try "stty -a -f /dev/ttypX", where
> "ttypX" is an unused pty, and see if extproc is set or unset. If
> it's not set by default, then I'd check your startup environment to
> see if anything is setting it. If nothing in your startup scripts
I put a stty first thing in /etc/profile, and it's set. I also tried
changing my shell to sh, in case bash's readline was doing something
wierd even before that point, and no difference.
> Hmmm ... a brief look at telnetd seems to imply that it will set
> EXTPROC when it goes into linemode, but that should mean that it
> should know how to deal with that .....
One would think so...