Tru64 UNIX SIA in 2.5.2p1 is hosed

Damien Miller djm at
Wed Mar 21 11:14:05 EST 2001

On Tue, 20 Mar 2001, Steve VanDevender wrote:

> Steve VanDevender writes:
>  > This explains the problem I'm having with SIA in Digital UNIX, but it's
>  > not immediately obvious to me how to fix it.  This is probably also
>  > breaking the AIX code which refers to ttyname later in do_child.
> I'll stop babbling now.  After further study of the code in session.c it
> became apparent how to fix the problem by noticing that between 2.5.1p2
> and 2.5.2p1 'ttyname' changed to 's->tty' in other places in the
> do_child function, just not in the parts relating to OSF_SIA and the AIX
> code.  A patch follows; with this applied I have the 2.5.2p1 sshd
> working in Digital UNIX.  I changed the occurrences of 'ttyname' to
> 's->tty' in one of the #ifdef _AIX sections in do_child() too, but
> someone with AIX should probably confirm that it works there.

Thanks - applied.


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