> > If you're going to comment out every service in /etc/inetd.conf, why
> > bother running inetd at all? Comment it out in your networking
> > scripts, and you save yourself a process while at the same time
> > disabling a whole bunch of potentially dangerous services.
> There are some services which don't run from inetd.conf but do use TCP
> wrappers - portmap and sshd being two that come to mind.
Ssh is not *only* a standalone, it can be done from inetd. OTOH why you'd
want to when it has its own host identification (other than to spawn remote
fingers, etc) is beyond me. Still, portmap is a reason to retain
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