Subject: Re: telnet with no greetings
To: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 03/16/2001 07:42:31
On Fri, Mar 16, 2001 at 04:45:15PM +0900, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino wrote:

 > 	i noticed that telnetd(8) does not greet users with hostnames
 > 	before login: prompt.  i'm not objecting the change, but i would like
 > 	to know if it is intentional, and if so, when was the change made.

Looks like this is a side-effect of telnet attempting auto-login
by default.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>