Re: how to avoid ps from seeing my command line

From: Nicholas Bachmann (usenet_at_not-real.org)
Date: 06/19/03


Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2003 22:26:06 GMT

Ravishankar M Sastry wrote:
> Hello,
>
> This is my first post in this NG, so please pardon me if someone
> has already asked this question.
>
> Supposing there are two telnet sessions from a windows host to a un*x
> server, is there a way to prevent one of them from seeing the command
> typed at the prompt on the other session by typing "ps -ef".

Why would you want to do that? Perhaps you should read ESR's How To Ask
Questions the Smart Way.
(http://www.catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html)

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