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Re: [SLE] xinitd vs. initd
  • From: Jerry Feldman <gaf@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 2 May 2004 16:20:37 -0400
  • Message-id: <20040502162037.4c434485@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sat, 01 May 2004 08:53:01 -0700
Jim Sabatke <jsabatke@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Is xinitd a replacement for initd? I looked for doc's and man pages,
> but couldn't find any.
John Lamb is correct. inetd has been replaced by xinetd. It's
configuration file is:/etc/xinetd.conf AND the files in /etc/xinetd.d

More secure and easier to add or delete services.

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