Subject: Re: telnetd core
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jim Breton <email@example.com>
Date: 12/30/2002 08:40:18
On Mon, Dec 30, 2002 at 08:07:10AM +0100, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> why you speak off-topic?
> the topic is "why telnetd dumps core", not "is telnet bad protocol"
> i know how both protocols work.
People trying to encourage you to dump obsolete daemons/protocols are
trying to be helpful. Take it or leave it.
P.S. Personally, I would consider that box to be in a "compromised" state,
and due for a re-install. That's your call, though.
P.P.S. If you really want to be nitpicky, I'll answer your question
directly: "telnetd dumps core because you were running it where you
probably shouldn't have been." ;)