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by nsprams (Novice)
on Aug 18, 2009 at 06:40 UTC ( #789355=user: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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[oiskuu]: ... getlogin refers to tty owner; if you close STDIN, then getlogin returns undef. I get undef in my shell (running under X)
[tye]: Then there is a more persistent big of data similar to getlogin(). I don't believe even daemonizing drops it. So you can tell services that were started at boot time from those started by a person.

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