Error message: inetd[667]: ssh/tcp: bind: Address already in use

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Wed Mar 7 21:30:13 UTC 2007

In the last episode (Mar 07), Andy Kendall said:
> Hi All,
> Can anyone please help me with this error message which pops up at regular
> intervals on the console and in the log?

ssh is usually started as a daemon via /etc/rc.d/sshd, so it shouldn't
be enabled via /etc/inetd.conf.  Just comment out the ssh line in
inetd.conf and bounce inetd.

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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