Bug 4319 - who reads /var/run/utmp and not /etc/utmp
who reads /var/run/utmp and not /etc/utmp
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sh-utils (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-08-02 17:18 EDT by mw
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-08-04 15:15:30 EDT
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Description mw 1999-08-02 17:18:55 EDT
In the man page for who, change /etc/utmp to
/var/run/utmp as the default file who looks at when invoked
w/o arguments.
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-08-04 15:15:59 EDT
Fixed in sh-utils-1.16-25. Thanks for the report.

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