[svlug] Sniff, sniff, revisited
J C Lawrence
claw at under.engr.sgi.com
Thu Aug 27 10:40:51 PDT 1998
On Thu, 27 Aug 1998 03:17:24 -0700
Rick Moen<rick at hugin.imat.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 26, 1998 at 07:23:11PM -0700, J C Lawrence wrote:
>> I've not heard not xinetd and can find remarkably little about it
>> in searches (most info sites seem to be dead). What advantages
>> does it have over TCP wrappers?
> Some _very_ cool logging features. On the minus side, it has more
> complex code than does tcpd, which is bad for security-sensitive
> tools. Jim Dennis and I just discussed the comparison, and I'm
> about to switch back to tcpd, on reflection.
Would you mind expounding on that comparison?
J C Lawrence Internet: claw at null.net
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