Subject: Re: long usernames
To: James Chacon <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/15/2003 18:17:04
> If the default install is gonna allow 16 char login names then /etc/security
> should probably be defaulting to that as well..

There is the slight 'problem' that the utmp/wtmp files only have
space for 8 char login names.

Does netbsd have utmpx files?


David Laight: