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Re: [Solved] Re: how to close port 113 ident xinetd

On Sun, Aug 3, 2008 at 12:04 PM, Gregory Seidman
<gsslist+debian@anthropohedron.net> wrote:
> xinetd uses separate configuration files for each of the services it
> provides (assuming your /etc/xinetd.conf has the line "includedir
> /etc/xinetd.d" per the Debian default). Part of the pidentd package is an
> xinetd config file that is placed in the /etc/xinetd.d directory. When you
> uninstalled pidentd that file was removed, but you still had to restart
> xinetd for it to reread its config (which no longer included the ident
> service).

OK - that makes sense now.  Thanks!

-- Jimmy

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