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bug#18386: logname fails with error "logname: no login name" (is there a
bug#18386: logname fails with error "logname: no login name" (is there an echo in here)
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 12:12:18 +0200
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tag 18386 notabug
On 09/03/2014 11:06 AM, Linda Walsh wrote:
Bernhard Voelker wrote:
open("/proc/self/loginuid", O_RDONLY) = 3
I don't have a /proc/self/loginuid
How is it enabled in a vanilla kernel?
Yup.... mine is stock from kernel.org
I don't recall seeing any option for loginuid.
What module is it? I probably don't have it mounted.
Thanks for getting back.
I don't know why getlogin() is using /proc/self/loginuid on openSUSE,
and why their kernels provide that file while a vanilla kernel does not.
I think this issue should be discussed downstreams.
Anyway, as this is clearly not an issue with logname(1) and how it
uses getlogin(), I'm marking this as not a bug.
Have a nice day,