Subject: Re: Question about rwho (oh, you already know?)
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/08/2003 23:39:37
In article <>,
Stephen M. Jones <> wrote:

enable rpc.rusersd and use ywho from pkgsrc


>rwho has an issue with reporting the number of users on a system 
>acurately.. basically, once you have 41 or more users on a system,
>rwho will report no more.  Is there a hack around this?  I almost
>always have more than 41 people on my machines and I would like to
>see rwho get 'fixed' .. I've submitted a pr on formating (when a
>machine has been up over 100 days, ruptime -a needed frobbing) that
>was an easy enough fix, but increasing the number of users it will
>report requires more work.
>Does this have to do with the number of 'ttys' rwho knows about rather
>than just MAXUSERS = 42 ?