cvs commit: src/sbin/nologin Makefile nologin.c nologin.sh
gsutter at zer0.org
Mon Nov 17 15:51:22 PST 2003
On 2003-11-17 13:01 -0800, Wes Peters <wes at softweyr.com> wrote:
> On Sunday 16 November 2003 22:39, David Schultz wrote:
> > das 2003/11/16 22:39:39 PST
> > FreeBSD src repository
> > Modified files:
> > sbin/nologin Makefile
> > Added files:
> > sbin/nologin nologin.c
> > Removed files:
> > sbin/nologin nologin.sh
> > Log:
> > Reimplement nologin(8) as a C program. This allows us to
> > statically link it at low cost and avoid environment poisoning
> > attacks associated with LD_LIBRARY_PATH.
> I suppose adding the logging done by the sysutils/no-login port would
> make the program objectionably large. Sigh. Several times over the
> past five years I considering asking if we should just import my
> nologin and be done with it; each time I didn't pursue it because it
> wasn't worth the bikeshed.
Wes's no-login port has been around for ages and works just great.
Please just import it instead of creating yet another version without
the logging capability of sysutils/no-login. Or add the syslog
functionality to the new program. Thanks.
Gregory S. Sutter My reality check just bounced.
mailto:gsutter at zer0.org
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