UseLogin yes and 'w': IP address used

Pekka Savola pekkas at
Wed Jul 19 16:14:45 EST 2000

Hello all,

I just noticed that if I enable UseLogin, IP address will be shown in 'w'
when logging on.  If UseLogin is disabled, the hostname will be used.

I tested this on 2.1.1p2 and p4, on home-grown Redhat Linux 6.2.

Anyone else notice this?  Is this an issue with OpenSSH or login?  

Pekka Savola                    "Tell me of difficulties surmounted, 
Pekka.Savola at          not those you stumble over and fall"

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