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Re: update-inetd and vsftpd

On Wed, 2002-10-02 at 15:10, Richard Otte wrote:
> I wanted to use a simple ftp server so I installed vsftp.  I checked my
> /etc/inetd.conf file and see the following line:
> #<disabled>#ftp         stream  tcp     nowait  root    /usr/sbin/tcpd
> /usr/sbin/vsftpd

AFAIK, the default comment string which is prepended to a service line
when disabling a service is "#<off>#". So, I think you need to use
--comment-chars "#<disabled>#" on the command line to have it effect
your entry.

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