Subject: Re: /etc/issue - 50% patch
To: Kevin M. Lahey <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/19/1999 23:55:34

On Tue, 19 Jan 1999, Kevin M. Lahey wrote:
> Sounds great!  I just got done making getty do the right thing with
> really long "im=" clauses, and this seems like a much better and simpler
> solution.  I noticed that FreeBSD supplies this functionality using
> the "if=" keyword, so perhaps we ought to do the same?
> I'll be happy to do up the telnetd hacks.

Be welcome and do whatever you want with my patch, if you finish it so it
goes in (with "bf" or "if", I don't care!), this would be great. Thanks!

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>