Subject: Re: wall and no tty
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/26/2004 19:20:03
On Oct 26, 10:09pm, (Manuel Bouyer) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: wall and no tty

| Ha, yes.
| But your fix isn't correct either; wall may be called from a script which
| isn't run as root. I can't see why we should refuse to run wall for non-root
| users which don't have a tty.

Well, we could just skip the check for root then...