new Irix feature

Pekka Savola pekkas at
Wed Nov 8 08:46:56 EST 2000

On Tue, 7 Nov 2000, Dennis Parker wrote:
> SGI's Irix operating system contains a new feature called job limits.  I'll
> skip the description of what exactly job limits is for now (I'll happily send
> it to anyone who's interested).  Suffice it to say that login, telnet, rshd,
> rexecd, etc have all been modified to support job limits and I'd like to get
> openssh modified as well.  I've downloaded the 2.2.0p1 source, added the
> necessary couple of lines of code and tested it out. Everything seems to
> work fine.
> How do I go about getting the changes accepted into the openssh release?
> Thanks for any info you can send me.

Send the patch on the list. :-)

I'd make a 2.3.0p1 version first though, shouldn't be difficult.

Pekka Savola                 "Tell me of difficulties surmounted,
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