Subject: Re: w segfaults when ftpd is using -U option
To: Jarom r Dolecek <>
From: Luke Mewburn <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/28/2000 23:56:06
Jarom r Dolecek writes:
> Pållen wrote:
> > This on NetBSD-1.5ALPHA2/i386, NetBSD-ftpd 20000723
> > 
> > who and finger works, but w segfaults if someone is logged in with ftp.
> > 
> > I'm not sure which list to post this to, please clear some things out for
> > me and I'll do a send-pr or something.
> The crashing of w was already fixed by Christos Zoulas on 8/21/2000.
> So the most recent snapshots should already be okay.
> Seems there is some bug in -current ftpd, since it's apparently making
> slighly wrong entries in utmp with -U option. This latter problem
> should be send-pr'ed.

if you can provide more details (preferably in a PR) then i'll take a
look at this.