HEADS UP: <utmp.h> gone. All welcome <utmpx.h>. - ports/sysutils/screen and ports/sysutils/tmux not showing sessions

Vincent Poy vincepoy at gmail.com
Mon Feb 8 04:33:43 UTC 2010

On Sun, Feb 7, 2010 at 9:10 PM, Chris Ruiz <yr.retarded at gmail.com>, wrote:

>> On Sun, Feb 7, 2010 at 6:26 PM, Vincent Poy <vincepoy at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Greetings everyone:
>> It appears that after utmpx.h gone into effect, ports/sysutils/screen and
>> ports/sysutils/tmux are not working correctly after a updated ports tree
>> and building/installing the ports.  What basically happens is the
>> screen/tmux sessions which basically use tty's don't show up on the
>> in w, who, finger.
> I can second that screen doesn't compile anymore and that tmux ttys don't
> in w/who.

Actually, screen was broken and then cy committed updates to screen about 11
days ago and it compiles without issues.  Just that like tmux, the session
doesn't show up in w/who/finger, it acts like hitting ctrl-A + L in screen
which hides the pty from shown as logged in.

Vincent Poy, Ph.D. - Astrophysics

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