[blfs-dev] samba's swat and xinetd

Baho Utot baho-utot at columbus.rr.com
Fri Aug 24 17:11:50 PDT 2012

On 08/24/2012 05:26 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> A while back we removed xinetd because it required old libraries that we
> didn't want to support and problems with portmap.
> I've been working on samba and the only way they support the graphical
> configuration is via inetd or xinetd.  We've removed both of these.
> I looked at xinetd and they have a new version as of 9 May 2012.  It
> builds with one minor sed to add -ltirpc.  It is even builds clean with
> one other minor sed to remove some overzealous optimization.
> Should I add xinetd back to BLFS?   It's been saved in the archive
> directory so it wouldn't be hard.
>     -- Bruce

I could use it when I get to BLFS
leafnode uses it


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