Re: finger doesn't work

Danny ter Haar (
27 Jul 1996 08:13:42 +0200

Arthur D. Jerijian <> wrote:
> You are a very unique, creative, and bright individual who is much
>indebted to the work you put in the management of Linux. Couldn't you think of
>other ways to reduce the load on your work machine? :*)
Linus reported that his harddisk was unstable last week.
I think he replaced it without restoring the finger daemon.

Just a wild guess.