Re: wtmp non readable?
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Matthias Juchem <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Am Freitag, 1. März 2002 19:45 schrieb Andrew Tsen:
> > > Does anyone know whether wtmp has to be readable for world?
> I was not sure whether last and finger were the only programs that
> read wtmp. So there are not any vital programs that must have read
> access to wtmp as a normal user?
Permissions 0660 and owned by root.utmp should be fine. In case that
breaks anything, you can always make it 0664 again, make the program
that needs access sgid utmp (eek!?) or file a bug report :-)
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