Subject: pkg/34774: x11/mlterm: Patch for safer socket path
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com,>
From: Christian Biere <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/10/2006 19:55:00
>Synopsis: x11/mlterm: Patch for safer socket path
>Arrival-Date: Tue Oct 10 19:55:00 +0000 2006
>Originator: Christian Biere
>Release: NetBSD 4.99.3
mlterm used as daemon for multi-terminal mode creates a its unix domain socket
in a non-random location in /tmp. "/tmp" is really hardcoded, $TMPDIR is
ignored. My patch changes the location of this socket to ~/.mlterm/.socket.
I've uploaded it to the SourceForge project site of mlterm along with a
more detailed explanation. I'd think it's useful to have this patch in pkgsrc
until a new release is available.
$ mlterm --daemon genuine