G4 cube (was Re: 68K Macs with MacOS 7.5 still in production use...)
lproven at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 13:17:01 CDT 2016
On 13 September 2016 at 19:44, Ryan K. Brooks <ryan at hack.net> wrote:
> Are ifconfig, netstat, traceroute, et al really insecure?
Well, OK, no, not that I know of!
> (Maybe a case
> could be made for traceroute)
But AIUI the new ``ip'' command subsumes a lot of this stuff. I'm not
very au fait with it but it was high time -- it was due for some
> These types of changes to the core of
> userland are epic dumb IMHO.
> Telnet is very useful for debugging, and
> certainly dropping telnetd is a good thing - which everyone has done.
So add it back if you need it.
Liam Proven • Profile: http://lproven.livejournal.com/profile
Email: lproven at cix.co.uk • GMail/G+/Twitter/Flickr/Facebook: lproven
MSN: lproven at hotmail.com • Skype/AIM/Yahoo/LinkedIn: liamproven
Cell/Mobiles: +44 7939-087884 (UK) • +420 702 829 053 (ČR)
More information about the cctalk