configuring reader server

Jeffrey M. Vinocur jeff at
Mon May 13 23:26:24 UTC 2002

On Tue, 14 May 2002, kajan wrote:

> service nntp
> {
>         server          = /usr/local/etc/nnrpd
>         server_args     = -D

You don't want to use the -D flag, that tells nnrpd that *it* is 
responsible for listening on the socket, whereas in your configuration 
xinetd is responsible for that.

> Also is putting the following line in syslog.conf & restarting the syslogd
> daemon is enough to activate the logging?

Assuming those are tabs between the fields, yes.  Are you not seeing any 
log messages?

Jeffrey M. Vinocur
jeff at

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