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Old 05-04-2002, 06:48 AM   #1
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where the hell is my /etc/inetd.conf ??


hello all,

am i supposed to have this file i'm using LM 8.2 and trying to install samba and the tutorial im following says to edit the /etc/inetd.conf ??

the only file similar to this in /etc is xinetd.conf

and i have a xinetd process running --> is this the file i should be using instead of inetd.conf ??

the syntax of what i should be adding is totally different to that of the xinetd.conf


see syntax below of what i am trying to add if any1 can help pls:
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swat stream tcp nowait.400 root /usr/local/samba/bin/swat swat
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have already edited /etc/services with

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swat 901/tcp
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thanx heaps


goofy
 
Old 05-04-2002, 07:00 AM   #2
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yes, you are on xinetd, so that conf file is now split up into a number of files in /etc/xinetd.d/
 
Old 05-04-2002, 07:05 AM   #3
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so which file do i use i have no idea


thanx
 
Old 05-04-2002, 07:41 AM   #4
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presumabnly /etc/xinetd.d/swat

the file isn't actually different, it's just laid out clearly, as opposed to the old system
 
Old 05-04-2002, 07:47 AM   #5
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sorry but i have little idea about this

do i have to create swat file and can u help with the syntax ??



thanx
 
Old 05-04-2002, 09:25 AM   #6
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Take a look here http://www.linuxfocus.org/English/No...ticle175.shtml, and particularly for swat you can find example of teh /etc/xinet.d/swat file herehttp://www.mcsr.olemiss.edu/bookshelf/articles/Samba.html

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Old 05-04-2002, 09:40 AM   #7
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Talking

thanx acid && neo

need any windoze help im your man

trying to convert myself, after 20 years of windoze / DOS --> should have started with unix
 
  


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