problem in uidswap?

Tom Orban TORBAN at
Thu Dec 18 08:06:25 EST 2003

Oops!  Almost forgot to respond.

BINGO!  That fixed it.  Thank you VERY MUCH!!!

FYI, here's a uname from that machine:
unix> uname -a
dgux hostname R4.11MU05 generic AViiON mc88110

Thanks again.


>>> Darren Tucker <dtucker at> 12/12/03 11:04PM >>>
Tom Orban wrote:
> I've compiled openssh 3.7.1p2 on a DG/UX machine
>  fatal: permanently_set_uid: was able to restore old [e]uid

Add these to your config.h and recompile:


If that works, let us know and we'll make configure do it automatically.

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