More on utmpx and friends

Eric S. Raymond esr at
Tue Feb 9 10:55:47 UTC 2016

Hal Murray <hmurray at>:
> That routing gets used in libntp/systime.c, there is about 10 lines of code.  
> Looks like it writes a couple of records to the file.  It looks redundant to 
> me.  Is there a reason we are preserving that code?

Um, it looked vaguely like it might be useful to someome sometime?

I wouldn't be bothered if we dropped it.
		<a href="">Eric S. Raymond</a>

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