Re: Many ports open by default
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: Many ports open by default
- From: Tom Lear <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 4 May 2001 19:12:07 -0700
- Message-id: <[🔎] 20010504191204.C537@trap.mtview.ca.us>
- In-reply-to: <Pine.GSO.firstname.lastname@example.org>; from email@example.com on Mon, Apr 30, 2001 at 11:52:46PM +0000
- References: <20010430193845.A3957@cat.res.cmu.edu> <Pine.GSO.firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Mon, Apr 30, 2001 at 11:52:46PM +0000, Will Lowe wrote:
> Sure, don't run the daemon at all. When you install exim, "rm
> /etc/init.d/rc?.d/S*exim" and it won't start. Local processes will be
BTW, I think this is what ssh should do if you choose not to run the
daemon on startup (rather than making /etc/init.d/ssh not work at all).
I have ssh installed on my laptop, and I don't want it running by
default, but I'd like to be able to start and stop it with the
/etc/init.d script. Anyone else agree with this (should I file a bug)?