bin/117773: 'w -n' still dispalys names for IPv6 connections

Pete French petefrench at
Fri Nov 2 13:20:02 PDT 2007

>Number:         117773
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       'w -n' still dispalys names for IPv6 connections
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Nov 02 20:20:01 UTC 2007
>Originator:     Pete French
>Release:        FreeBSD 6.3-PRERELEASE i386
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System: FreeBSD dilbert.rattatosk 6.3-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 6.3-PRERELEASE #0: Fri Nov 2 12:44:50 GMT 2007 petefrench at dilbert.rattatosk:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/DILBERT i386


	Login to a machine over ssh or telnet. Typing 'w' shows the logged
	in users, along with the machine they are logging in from. Typing
	'w -n' should give the same information, but without resolving the
	IP addresses to names. This works for IPv4 connections, but not for


	Login over an IPv6 connection and observe the output of 'w -n'
	compared to logging in over IPv4

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