No output on `who', no syslogs, incorrect working remote progs

Sergey Okhapkin
Mon Dec 28 09:59:00 GMT 1998

Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> - How is it possible, to get correct output on `who'

Create empty /var/log/wtmp and /var/run/utmp files.

> - Why doesn't syslogd log anything? Do I have to use the option -p,
>   to set another log socket?

Syslogd functionality is built-in in cygwin1.dll. Syslog messages are 
written into application's event log on NT and into c:\cygwin_syslog.txt on 

> - inetd is running, configured to start in.telnetd, in.ftpd, in.rexecd,
>   in.rlogind, in.rshd and in.talkd. Telnet and ftp are working, but
>   rlogin prints:
> 	rlogin: Connection closed.

Are there any events in syslog?

Sergey Okhapkin,
Piscataway, NJ

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