[rescue] 3b1/7300/unixpc/s4 history [was: Wanted - 3B2]

Jerry K sun.mail.list at oryx.cc
Wed Jul 9 09:21:24 CDT 2008

I can't speak to the 3b1, but I still have my 3b2 class manuals buried 
away somewhere, and the 3b2 backdoor was at the very end of the 

I *believe* it was called magic mode, and once you had entered in what 
ever key string was necessary to evoke it, the screen would give you a 
output of


and you were root.

Jerry K

Sandwich Maker wrote


> i recall there was a way to make a backdoor that would give you root
> access, but not what it was.  i used it -once- to break into a system
> for which the root passwd was lost.

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