Re: Ghost! Finger and W

Albert Cahalan (
Sun, 21 Jul 1996 00:56:08 -0400 (EDT)

>> I'm running linux 2.0 and w and finger don't display all users connected.
>> A friend of mine did the following script named w:

> Yup, been noticing that for quite some time, brought it up a few times
> to the good people here at linux-kernel. No one seems to care too
> much...

That is not a Linux KERNEL problem. It could be libc, psutils, finger,
fingerd, in.telnetd, login, getty, vtsplit, xterm, xterm-color, rxvt,
xdm, or messed up permissions somewhere around /var. Many of these
things have their own mailing list or newsgroup.