Re: pmud and gkrellm on tcp???
On Tue, Oct 17, 2000 at 12:00:54PM +0100, Sergio Brandano wrote:
> >So it can't be reached from other than the localhost.
> Well that has to be shown.
No - it has already been shown. Your netstat output in previous mails
tcp 0 0 localhost:879 *:* LISTEN
Which clearly shows that it is only listening on the localhost address, which
is only accessable via the loopback interface (and hence _only from the
If you don't believe me, try connecting from a remote host to this port.
> I do not want my pmud to listen to tcp/ip requests. Is there any way
> that I can disable this bug? Still I want to use gkrellm with pmud.
If you want to use gkrellm with pmud and NOT use tcp/ip then you'd better get
out your "How to program C" book and write a new system. The _only_ way the
two applications communicate currently is via this tcp/ip connection.