Subject: Re: which init? (Was Re: HEADS UP: fully dynamic linked system now the default)
To: William Waites <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 09/30/2002 18:28:11
>The situation would be better if the booloader checked a
>password. There seems to be an ifdef'd out call to a function named
>checkpasswd() in arch/i386/stand/biosboot/main.c, but as far as I can
>tell, this function is unimplemented.
not entirely. the stub call in biosboot/main.c is ifdef'ed out since
most people don't want that functionality. the function itself is
defined in sys/lib/libsa/checkpasswd.c, however i can't comment on
whether it works or not since i've never used it.
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