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authorrmanfredi <rmanfredi@190e5f8e-a817-0410-acf6-e9863daed9af>2006-08-24 12:32:52 +0000
committerrmanfredi <rmanfredi@190e5f8e-a817-0410-acf6-e9863daed9af>2006-08-24 12:32:52 +0000
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+?RCS: $Id$
+?RCS: Copyright (c) 1991-1997, 2004-2006, Raphael Manfredi
+?RCS: You may redistribute only under the terms of the Artistic Licence,
+?RCS: as specified in the README file that comes with the distribution.
+?RCS: You may reuse parts of this distribution only within the terms of
+?RCS: that same Artistic Licence; a copy of which may be found at the root
+?RCS: of the source tree for dist 4.0.
+?RCS: $Log: d_inetd.U,v $
+?RCS: Revision 3.0 1993/08/18 12:06:23 ram
+?RCS: Baseline for dist 3.0 netwide release.
+?MAKE:d_inetd: cat test package Myread Setvar
+?MAKE: -pick add $@ %<
+?S: This symbol conditionally defines USE_INETD which indicates to the C
+?S: program that the initial socket connection will be done via inetd.
+?C: This symbol if defined indicates to the C program that inetd will be
+?C: in charge of the initial socket connection. The file descriptors 0 and
+?C: 1 have been dup()ed from the original connected socket descriptor and
+?C: are ready for send() and recv().
+?H:#$d_inetd USE_INETD /**/
+?LINT:set d_inetd
+: ask whether initial socket connection is to be done via inetd
+echo " "
+case "$d_inetd" in
+'') if $test -f /etc/inetd.conf; then
+ $cat <<EOM
+Your system provides a so called "Internet super-server", the inetd daemon.
+Network services like ftp or rlogin are usually handled via ftpd and rlogind
+daemons. Without inetd, these daemons must always be running for the service
+to be on. On the contrary, inetd listens to specific ports defined in file
+/etc/inetd.conf and will run the appropriate daemon upon request. This scheme
+avoids eating up the process table and memory with useless daemons.
+I can set up things so that internet connections for $package will be done
+using inetd, in which case you will have to edit /etc/inetd.conf to add some
+specific informations.
+ dflt=y
+ else
+ $cat <<EOM
+I do not see any trace of a configuration file for inetd, hence I assume your
+system does not support the so called "Internet super-server". This means
+$package will need to have a daemon process running on this machine to allow
+network connections.
+ fi;;
+*) case "$d_inetd" in
+ "$define") dflt=y;;
+ esac;;
+rp='Do you wish to use inetd for network connections?'
+. ./myread
+case "$ans" in
+y*|Y*) val="$define";;
+set d_inetd
+eval $setvar