Subject: Re: FYI, error from 'wall' during 'shutdown' on -current...
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Gordon Zaft <email@example.com>
Date: 05/06/2003 10:26:17
I saw this same error message on 1.6R doing a shutdown
from an ssh session (after "su root -").
--- "Greg A. Woods" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Running shutdown from an rlogin session (after "su
> root") shows:
> wall: /dev/ttyp1: Inappropriate ioctl for device
> The session was logged in on ttyp1.
> Is this because without '-D' shutdown detached from
> the tty and was
> running in the background?
> Greg A. Woods
> +1 416 218-0098; <email@example.com>;
> Planix, Inc. <firstname.lastname@example.org>; VE3TCP; Secrets of
> the Weird <email@example.com>
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