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Old 12-18-2010, 10:10 AM   #1
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hi guys i have simpe question about xinetd

what happen to my system if i remove xinetd.conf

what can i do to dont allow anyone delete xinetd.conf

thx in advance
Old 12-18-2010, 10:14 AM   #2
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Nothing happens. By default non-root users cannot delete files from /etc.
Old 12-18-2010, 11:02 AM   #3
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try to unistall it not to delete xinetd.conf,all your internet services are going to be messed up.


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