Re: Mysterious entries in daemon log, mail.log; should I worry?
On 2004-07-28, Ralph Katz penned:
> On 07/27/04 21:30, Uli Paul wrote:
>> Hi Ralph,
>> what does your /etc/inet.conf file look like? Are the entries for
>> imapd and the others commented out (# sign at the beginning of the
>> line)? Did you run any mail client at that time?
>> PS Please CC to me, as I do NOT regulary read the list.
> Thanks Uli! Answers:
> cat: /etc/inet.conf: No such file or directory
This should be /etc/inetd.conf
> The only mail client that runs is mozilla-thunderbird, which runs
> every 10 mins to fetch mail. Of course exim runs its default cron job
> every 15 mins configured for local mail.
> On a probably unrelated note, I've logged 40 failed login attempts via
> ssh as root, guest, user and admin in the past few days, but none
> during the time period in question. (Of course remote root logins are