Subject: Re: inetd is puking on me
To: jann0004 <>
From: Scott Jann <>
List: macbsd-general
Date: 12/02/1994 10:36:30
> After this, the services that inetd takes care of (finger,telnet,etc.)
> don't work, they make a connection, but don't produce any output.
> About every 2 minutes I see "<date> Elmo inetd[82]: pmap_set: 100001 2
> 17 1027: Address already in use" (where the numbers in that group
> increase each time.)
> This happens for about 7 minutes, before something happens, and
> suddenly things start working (the error stops, and finger produces
> output)

I ran a top during this time that nothing happened with inetd
services, and noticed identd taking up 94-96% of my cpu.   I commented
this line out of my /etc/inetd.conf file, and all seems to be well.

Now if I just had dt working..

Scott Jann (Mr. Bill)
   irc:   MrBill