Subject: Re: $HOSTALIASES thing.
To: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/03/2000 20:17:24
When be talk about "xterm" and its capability to write utmp records:

wouldn't the right solution be to have a special purpose daemon listening
on some socket in /var/run, where interested programs can send their log info
to, and have things like xterm always run completely unpriviledged?