[TUHS] Were all of you.. Hippies?
chet.ramey at case.edu
Sat Mar 25 01:34:12 AEST 2017
On 3/24/17 1:06 AM, shawn wilson wrote:
> I actually have strong opinions about this (read: disagreements). Your
> shell shouldn't know about connect() - I guess allowing writing to
> /dev/eth0 would work for me.
Yeah, but nobody wants to do that.
> But in bash, IIRC that damn ghost file
> thing is like half of the files in source and it helps nothing.
What does this mean?
> if the point was to allow some remote shell (like X does) I could see
> it (but than I'd scream about the security implications about
> something like that). And I'll say again - why? You want a socket -
> nc, ncat, socat - pick one - don't abuse your shell.
You always have the option of not compiling it into the shell.
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``Ars longa, vita brevis'' - Hippocrates
Chet Ramey, UTech, CWRU chet at case.edu http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/~chet/
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