why does inetd default to enable
fbsd_user at a1poweruser.com
Tue Jan 6 10:54:06 PST 2004
That may be the normal behavior, but it's wrong.
Why run the inetd daemon consuming resources when all the
optional servers it can launch are commented out in inetd.conf?
If not selected in sysinstall inetd should not start.
The statement in /etc/defaults/rc.conf should be changed to
Then it would be correct.
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On Tue, 6 Jan 2004 12:57:12 -0500
"fbsd_user" <fbsd_user at a1poweruser.com> wrote:
> The 4.9 /etc/defaults/rc.conf file has inetd_enable="YES"
> Why is that?
That's normal behaviour. Inetd is active, but nothing is enabled by
> During the sysinstall I answered NO to inetd question.
You answered no to a question asking you if you wanted to customize
inetd's behaviour, not if ou wanted to enable it.
> Is this not an error?
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