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Re: sunrpc


On Thu, Dec 07, 2000 at 08:57:38PM +0000, Kozman Balint wrote:
> Sorry for the stupid question, but what is the funny 'sunrpc - 111' port?
> I scanned my site, and found it open, but I didn't set it up in inetd.conf
> and don't know which daemon listens it.
As 'lsof -i' or 'fuser -n tcp 111' will tell you, it is the portmapper,
which is listening on that port (/sbin/portmap) usually. If you don't use
NFS you can turn it off without problems.

MfG/Regards, Alexander

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