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Re: Root sending messages to users

On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 4:12 AM, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen@gmail.com> wrote:
> 2008/6/20 Brian McKee <brian.mckee@gmail.com>:
>> Does 'sudo wall' work for you?  I don't have a machine handy to try -

> No, wall is inappropriate because she is in KDE, not a terminal.

>> but it used to pop up in X too IIRC
>> Sends it to everybody - but if it's a one user box...

> Well, it is a one-user box, but she is that user! When I SSH in I SSH in as her.

Darn it, now you've got me digging.  I'm sure on an old box I had
(Redhat 7.2 maybe?) wall messages were posted in X as well
automatically.   But I can' t figure out how now....


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