Chkrootkit reports "Warning: `//root/.bash_history' file size is zero"
On Tuesday 28 October 2008, "Robert Schmidli"
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote about 'Chkrootkit
reports "Warning: `//root/.bash_history' file size is zero"':
>I got the above message last night from chkrootkit. I haven't touched
>my /root/.bash_history. Are there any programs that modify this?
bash and it's built-ins touch this file all the time. I generally wouldn't
worry about changes to it, unless you happen to use history expansion
often to refer to commands typed in previous sessions.
Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. ,= ,-_-. =.
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