Subject: Re: inetd: server looping
To: Simon J. Gerraty <>
From: Jukka Marin <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/05/1996 09:54:06
> inetd's default is that if it starts a service more than 40 times in a
> minute - it must be looping (ie. terminating early).
> NetBSD's inetd allows you to change the max expected invocations on a
> per service basis:

Oops, RTF[ine]M error, I see. :-(((  But why does inetd report the "address
already in use" until I reboot?  Is this a bug or a way to "stop the service"?
This is annoying because we have to reboot the system to make it usable
again. :-I

Well, I'll adjust the limit - thanks for pointing the answer to me!



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