Subject: Re: bin/1723: inetd terminates services wrongly.
To: Paul Kranenburg <>
From: Neil J. McRae <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/05/1995 17:27:29
> > >Fix:
> > 	This used to happen on SunOS boxes, sun replaced the inetd with another
> > one that let you specify how many connections in a given time.
> Check out the inetd(8) man page; we've had this option for a couple of years.
Yeah found it, must open my eyes more :)

>From the man page for future reference.

     The optional ``max'' suffix (separated from
     ``wait'' or ``nowait'' by a dot) specifies the maximum number of server
     instances that may be spawned from inetd within an interval of 60 sec-
     onds. When omitted, ``max'' defaults to 40.

Neil J. McRae.                                            Demon Internet
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