Subject: Re: which init? (Was Re: HEADS UP: fully dynamic linked system now the default)
To: Greywolf <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 09/30/2002 17:46:43
In message <Pine.NEB.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
>On Mon, 30 Sep 2002, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
># I won't have a chance to try this, but I suspect that if you made this
># /sbin/init it would work:
># exec /bin/ksh -i $* >/dev/console 2>&1 </dev/console
>...with the exception that when you do things like that, the keyboard
>signals get somewhat ..um... "lost".
This is an attack; details like that don't matter as much...
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb (me)
http://www.wilyhacker.com ("Firewalls" book)