[CentOS] xinetd question

Tue Apr 29 12:42:17 UTC 2008
Michel van Deventer <michel at van.deventer.cx>

Hi Jerry,

On Tue, 2008-04-29 at 08:32 -0400, Jerry Geis wrote:
> I am using centos 5.1 x86_64
> I am wanting to restart xinetd
> when I do "service  xinetd restart"
> it says xinetd unrecognized service
> when I do "/etc/init.d/xinetd restart"
> I get no such file or directory.
> How does one restart xinetd?
On a CentOS 5.1 system, xinetd is not installed by default and thus not
startable. You should first install xinetd using 'yum -y install
xinetd'. Then you can restart xinetd. Where do you need it for ?


	Michel van Deventer