[Slackbuilds-users] Note in bitlbee SBo regarding configuration

Mark Walling mark at markwalling.org
Fri May 30 16:59:14 UTC 2008

On 05/30/08, Daniel Black 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?
FWIW, I've been running Bitlbee here with tcp_wrappers with no problems:

 6668    stream  tcp nowait  nobody  /usr/sbin/tcpd /usr/sbin/bitlbee

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