Subject: Re: CVS commit: basesrc
To: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
From: Assar Westerlund <>
List: source-changes
Date: 12/05/1999 12:40:10
> Module Name:	basesrc
> Committed By:	itojun
> Date:		Fri Dec  3 06:52:13 UTC 1999
> Modified Files:
> 	basesrc/usr.bin/telnet: commands.c
> Log Message:
> clarify getaddrinfo() loop.  try to contact all possible addresses
> unless we experience fatal error.
> XXX changed location of setuid(getuid()), may need someone's review.

I think getting rid of all the setuid(getuid()) is the right thing to
do.  I don't see why you would want telnet to be installed setuid and
I would not trust it being setuid.