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Re: ITP: utempter

On Thu, Nov 02, 2000 at 01:47:12AM +0100, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> Previously Ivan E. Moore II wrote:
> > Description: A privileged helper for utmp/wtmp updates
> >  Utempter is a utility which allows some non-privileged programs to
> >  have required root access without compromising system
> >  security. Utempter accomplishes this feat by acting as a buffer
> >  between root and the programs.
> Please modify konsole to use the normal utmp stuff instead of Eriks
> utempter hack.

Seconded.  Please.

G. Branden Robinson             |
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