Subject: Re: bin/7713: you can wall while mesg n
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/05/1999 14:23:59
David Holland <email@example.com> writes:
> Add check for your own tty being group writable, unless you're
> root (in which case issuing a warning might be useful.) Using
> stderr to get the tty is probably advisable, and if there
> doesn't seem to be a tty it's probably better to let the wall
> go through...
What do other sytems do in this case?
Chris Demetriou - firstname.lastname@example.org - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
Disclaimer: Not speaking for NetBSD, just expressing my own opinion.