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Re: xinetd help
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: "Bill C. Riemers" <cygwin at docbill dot net>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 4 May 2003 18:40:36 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: xinetd help
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Sun, 4 May 2003, Bill C. Riemers wrote:
> Hi there,
> I've been trying to get xinetd to work under Windows XP, but so far have
> been unsuccessfull. The daemons starts and runs successfully, but all
> connections to it's services fails.
> For example:
> telnet localhost
> just results in a connection that closes right away.
> I tried running xinetd in debug mode. It just keeps complaining "setuid"
> failed, or goes into endless loops of connections closing and reopening,
> depending on which service I try testing.
Is the uid it's trying to set equal to 65535, as in
If so, check your /etc/passwd to make sure it's up to date (with respect to
domain users, most likely). Otherwise, please post the *exact* error
message you're getting.
|\ _,,,---,,_ firstname.lastname@example.org
ZZZzz /,`.-'`' -. ;-;;,_ email@example.com
|,4- ) )-,_. ,\ ( `'-' Igor Pechtchanski
'---''(_/--' `-'\_) fL a.k.a JaguaR-R-R-r-r-r-.-.-. Meow!
Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.
-- Leto II
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