Subject: Re: telnet problem netbsd 1.5.2
To: None <email@example.com>
From: John Darrow <John.P.Darrow@wheaton.edu>
Date: 10/02/2001 12:02:07
Wojciech Puchar <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> > telneting to any machine from netbsd display only "Password:" and on login
>> > and lines before it.
>> > after enter it redisplays login: ok and then it's possible to login.
>> telnet now assumes that you want to login with you current login name.
>man says -a option turns autologin but it's turned on by default.
>how to turn it off (-l isn't good solution when i want to see text
>displayed before login)?
Put the following in ~/.telnetrc:
(Yes, I was quite peeved when this default changed without warning.
It was apparently part of the baggage that came with a kerberos update
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