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Re: Some notes on installing Swift on Fedora


On Friday 22 October 2010 09:10:41 am Pete Zaitcev wrote:
> On Fri, 22 Oct 2010 09:02:15 -0700
> "dwight at supercomputer.org" <dwight@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >    - yum install xinetd
> >    - perl -pi -e 's/disable\s=\syes/disable =
> > no/g' /etc/xinetd.d/rync
> I think this is "chkconfig rsync on" actually. At least it worked
> for me. Look at the tail of "chkconfig --list", it shows "xinetd
> based services".
> -- Pete

Actually, it should be either. The perl line above is the standard 
way of enabling xinetd services, across all distros with xinetd. 
It's been that way since, I'm  guessing from memory,  the late 80's 
or early 90's when it was released and adopted.

It might even be a part of the SVID or POSIX standards, but my memory 
is rusty on that.

chkconfig is RH distro specific. So choose your poison; both should