acidstudioz

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Did a scan on my server and got this at the end that i never got before and wondering if it was just the putty procees when i was logged in ?


info:
Checking `chkutmp'... The tty of the following user process(es) were not found
in /var/run/utmp !
! RUID PID TTY CMD
! root 4579 tty2 /sbin/mingetty tty2
! root 4592 tty3 /sbin/mingetty tty3
! root 4619 tty6 /sbin/mingetty tty6
 

david510

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No need to worry. This process is related to the consoles.

During boot process of a server, /etc/inittab script forks a /sbin/mingetty process for each virtual console (login prompts) allocated to the runlevel.