Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 11-08-2003, 11:33 PM   #16
Registered: Sep 2002
Location: Perth Australia
Distribution: OpenWRT, debian, Ubuntu
Posts: 135
Blog Entries: 20

Rep: Reputation: 15

each of the services runs as a different user, I think; that's about where my knowledge ends on this

I don't think you'd want them running as root - if something was malformed and caused a service to break, you don't want the result running rampant as root (this is what many of the security advisories are about).

but they do all run concurrently, and you don't have to be logged in as root to make them happen.
Old 11-09-2003, 12:28 AM   #17
LQ Newbie
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
I found that my Linux system is using the IP, while was used by my WindowXP system.
The 2 machines may not see each other since they are not on the same class C subnet. This can be due to the typical default subnet mask;

If that is the case, you may want to try to make your Linux box participate in the same sub-net as your WinXP box.

e.g. change the IP address of your Linux box to be (note the "1" rather than the zero in the third position of the IP address).

Old 11-09-2003, 01:42 AM   #18
LQ Newbie
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: Malaysia
Distribution: Red Hat Linux 9.0
Posts: 16

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Hi Neils,
I changed the IP address using "netconfig" but still, it does not help. Any idea?


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Red Hat custom Kernel compilation mini-How-To for Red Hat 8-9 Thetargos Red Hat 431 04-13-2007 06:19 AM
Red Hat 9 to Red Hat EL Mozilla Migration Question rharvey@cox Linux - Software 2 01-13-2004 07:43 PM
Red Hat does not plan to release another product in the red hat linux line... Whitehat General 5 11-03-2003 07:33 PM
red hat 9.0.93. -beta red hat 10-xmms problem ronss Red Hat 1 09-08-2003 05:00 AM
Red Hat 7.2... & a modem with Red Hat 7.1 driver support rahduku Linux - Distributions 1 02-14-2002 12:49 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:27 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration