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Old 11-11-2005, 12:17 AM   #1
BigChuckP
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Starting inetd


I edited some of the options in inted.conf and want to restart it. So I searched my processes to get the pid, "ps -auwx | grep inetd" and the only inetd process running is:
root 515 0.0 0.8 1316 520 ? S 04:36 0:00 inetd start
so it is not running is it? If it were wouldn't there be a process like "(inetd)"
How do I get it to start?
Thank you.
 
Old 11-11-2005, 08:42 AM   #2
akneppar
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All those years (short) years ago when I was a bigger n00b than I am today and building my first Red Hat 7.3 server my friends used to respond to me "RTFMP" Which is supposed to mean (sa I didn't figure out until much later) Read the F***ing Man Page. I know how incredibly aggrivating it was for me, so instead I give you this:

http://www.siliconvalleyccie.com/linux-hn/xinetd.htm
if you are using xinetd.

And this if you are using Inet:

http://sunportal.sunmanagers.org/pip...st/005770.html
http://forums.2cpu.com/archive/index.php/t-5271.html

(neat script to do it automagically):
http://pikt.org/pikt/samples/SigHupInetd.pkt.html

Hope it helps,
 
Old 11-28-2005, 11:25 AM   #3
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Which distro are you using?

Does it use inetd or xinetd? (I assume from your post inetd, but please confirm.)

Which of TFM's have you already R'd?
 
  


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