[Slackbuilds-users] Note in bitlbee SBo regarding configuration

Aleksandar Samardzic asamardzic at gmail.com
Fri May 30 15:29:01 UTC 2008

On Fri, May 30, 2008 at 4:44 PM, Daniel Black <erectlocution at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi, folks,
> The configuration note for the bitlbee SBo suggests the user add the
> following to inetd.conf:
> 6667 stream tcp nowait nobody /usr/sbin/tcpd /usr/sbin/bitlbee
> I tried this, and could not connect to bitlbee.  /var/log/secure logged
> connection refusals.  I poked around bitlbee's docs, and they recommend
> the following:
> 6667 stream tcp nowait nobody /usr/sbin/bitlbee bitlbee
> With this, upon restarting inetd, I connected without issue.  I'm
> running stock 12.1, so I imagine this is the case with most anyone.  Is
> this a change that should be made in the SBo documentation?

Did you informed inetd to reload its config after installing the
program and changing /etc/inetd.conf:
  kill -HUP $(cat /var/run/inetd.pid)


More information about the SlackBuilds-users mailing list