Subject: Re: chroot: why super-user only?
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/27/2003 21:50:50
On Mon, 27 Jan 2003, Andrew Brown wrote:

[AB: >-- why does anybody want to call login directly from a terminal?]
[AB: because it has the nice "side effect" of *changing the owner of the
[AB: tty* and and the value of s_login in struct session.

Got it.  See, I KNEW there had to be a reason.  And I just thought it was
a relic...

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