Patch for non-setuid luit on FreeBSD 5.X
dejan.lesjak at ijs.si
Thu Mar 24 18:41:03 PST 2005
Since FreeBSD 5 includes pseudo-terminal access functions grantpt(3) and
others, we should be able to make use of them instead of having luit
So testers are welcome to try the patch. Users of Xorg need to grab
and put it in x11/xorg-clients/files directory. XFree86-4-clients needs a
change in Makefile, so the patch for port is here:
It applies in x11/XFree86-4-clients directory.
After this you need to recompile and reinstall xorg- or XFree86-4- -clients
without having WITH_SETUID_LUIT defined and see if things work as expected
(ie as before with WITH_SETUID_LUIT defined). And of course let us know how
This will not make a difference on FreeBSD 4.X.
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