Inn installation 2.3.0

manoj manoj at
Wed Aug 14 23:44:49 UTC 2002

I am using tab in /etc/syslog.conf
and I tried to remove the entry from the /etc/inetd.conf and when I restart
I can't telnet to the port 119 at the server.
There was no response.


-----Original Message-----
From: Jake Roersma [mailto:jaker at]
Sent: Wednesday, August 14, 2002 4:41 PM
To: manoj
Cc: inn-workers at
Subject: RE: Inn installation 2.3.0

On Wed, 2002-08-14 at 19:28, manoj wrote:
> Hi Russ,
> Thanks for your reply.
> here is the entry which I made in my /etc/syslog.conf file
> news.crit           /var/spool/news/log/news.crit
> news.err            /var/spool/news/log/news.err
> news.notice         /var/spool/news/log/news.notice
> Yeahyou are correct log files are empty but I don't know what else entry I
> need to make in /etc/syslog.conf file.
> As far as messages and syslog of system i did't found anything wrong

Are you using tabs or spaces.  Syslog only works with tabs.

> I am running to run the inn.

If you are using you don't need a inetd entry.

Jake Roersma   (jaker at
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