Subject: Re: inetd: server looping
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG, firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Noriyuki Soda <email@example.com>
Date: 11/05/1996 23:22:21
> Nov 4 17:37:58 goofy inetd: teleporter/tcp server failing (looping),
> service terminated
> After this, my syslog is flooded with
> Nov 4 17:47:58 goofy inetd: teleporter/tcp: bind: Address already in use
> The only way to make the server work again is to reboot the system. What is
> my server doing wrong? It shouldn't be 'looping' in any way - it is possible
> that lots of server processes are started within a short period of time, but
> this can't be helped.
Please try changing your inetd.conf from
teleporter stream tcp wait ....
teleporter stream tcp wait.100 ....
increase this value, if this is not sufficient
See inetd(8) man page for detail...
firstname.lastname@example.org Software Research Associates, Inc., Japan
(Noriyuki Soda) software tools and technology group