In patching rinetd as part of ports, the default configuration file is changed from the "distributed" /etc/rinetd.conf to
the "portsified" /usr/local/etc/rinetd.conf
Fix: A small patch (not sure I did it right):
NOTE: I originally had emailed the ports author since I felt this was a small and not pr-worthy-fix, but I ran into an issue
whereby his mailer rejected my SPF because it didn't recognize the FreeBSD forwarder.--YEZxrKJM6fnH8oLDqz84lRXwfzkkEhxh0cOgTQy5G46QvxyB
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--- rinetd.8.orig Mon Apr 14 21:19:44 2003
+++ rinetd.8 Mon Dec 10 16:14:08 2007
@@ -10,14 +10,14 @@
.Dq redirection server
Version 0.62, 04/14/2003.
redirects TCP connections from one IP address and port to another. rinetd
is a single-process server which handles any number of connections to
-the address/port pairs specified in the file /etc/rinetd.conf.
+the address/port pairs specified in the file /usr/local/etc/rinetd.conf.
Since rinetd runs as a single process using nonblocking I/O, it is
able to redirect a large number of connections without a severe
impact on the machine. This makes it practical to run TCP services
@@ -26,9 +26,9 @@
rinetd is typically launched at boot time, using the following syntax:
-The configuration file is found in the file /etc/rinetd.conf, unless
+The configuration file is found in the file /usr/local/etc/rinetd.conf, unless
another file is specified using the -c command line option.
.Sh FORWARDING RULES
Most entries in the configuration file are forwarding rules. The
Install /usr/ports/net/rinetd, man rinetd VERSUS strings /usr/local/sbin/rinetd|grep rinetd.conf
Over to maintainer (via the GNATS Auto Assign Tool)
garga 2007-12-11 12:12:52 UTC
FreeBSD ports repository
- Fix manpage pointing to correct PREFIX for binary and conf
- Bump PORTREVISION
PR: ports/118537 (Based on)
Submitted by: Dan Mahoney <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Approved by: portmgr (erwin)
Revision Changes Path
1.17 +4 -2 ports/net/rinetd/Makefile
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