Subject: Re: Text form of wtmp
To: None <>
From: SODA Noriyuki <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 02/16/2005 23:16:57
We cannot change the format of wtmp, because that breaks binary
There are statically linked third party programs which read and
write wtmp file (e.g. X11 terminal emulators write the wtmp file).
So, if the format is changed, such programs just stops to work.