Bug#827: who reports wrong hostname (was: resolver problems FIXED!)
Siggy Brentrup writes:
> Hi all,
> I'm cleaning out old bug reports, this one seems to be a leftover that should
> have been closed for a long time.
> If I don't receive objections before Feb 15, I'll close this bug report.
Hmm.. Looks like I have to object.
It appears that it's right if I telnet to the host, but wrong if I rlogin to
All of the 'streeter' logins should be from 'absolut'. The one which is
right is a telnet session, all others are rlogins.
Same for calica from bucky.
bash$ who; dpkg --status netstd
streeter tty?? Jan 30 09:19 (jimmy.buffett.ad)
calica ttyp0 Feb 1 19:58 (bucky.buffett.ad)
streeter ttyp1 Feb 5 11:13 (absolut.buffett.)
calica ttyp2 Feb 4 21:00 (jimmy.buffett.ad)
calica ttyp3 Jan 30 13:34 (jimmy.buffett.ad)
calica ttyp4 Feb 1 23:03 (jimmy.buffett.ad)
streeter ttyp5 Feb 5 10:20 (jimmy.buffett.ad)
calica ttyp6 Jan 31 21:42 (jimmy.buffett.ad)
calica ttyp7 Jan 31 21:52 (jimmy.buffett.ad)
streeter ttyp8 Feb 5 10:22 (jimmy.buffett.ad)
Status: install ok installed
Maintainer: Peter Tobias <email@example.com>
Depends: netbase (>1.19)
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