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Top Forums UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers Run away "bootpgw" & "inetd" Post 51268 by RTM on Friday 14th of May 2004 05:05:42 PM
Old 05-14-2004
Quote:
I'm get the following messages posted to the /var/adm/syslog file ever second and not sure on how to stop the process.
May 14 15:50:52 a3360 bootpgw[10263]: version 2.3.5
May 14 15:50:52 a3360 inetd[347]: /etc/bootpgw exit 0x1

As said about this gets logged every second only thing that changes is the [10263] goes to [10264.....10268 etc]
First - the number changes because the old process dies and a new one starts so it gets a different pid.
Second - try man bootpgw - find out what it is - you might need it.
Third - has the system always done this or was something changed?
Fourth - I don't know SCO - I'm only going off the messages you post and experience with other UNIX OS - you may not get a good answer here as there haven't been many folks who jump on SCO questions. But, your second error message is done by the inetd process (showing that bootpgw exited). Either the process is restarted automatically if it dies by inetd or possibly it's in a file called inittab in /etc.

Check out the man pages for inittab, inetd, and bootpgw. It may give you more clues to what to look for.
 
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rdate(1M)						  System Administration Commands						 rdate(1M)

NAME
rdate - set system date from a remote host SYNOPSIS
rdate hostname DESCRIPTION
rdate sets the local date and time from the hostname given as an argument. You must have the authorization solaris.system.date on the local system. Typically, rdate is used in a startup script. The inetd daemon responds to rdate requests. To enable inetd response, the lines invoking the time command in inetd.conf must not be com- mented out. USAGE
The rdate command is IPv6-enabled. See ip6(7P). ATTRIBUTES
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWrcmdc | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ SEE ALSO
inetd(1M), inetd.conf(4), attributes(5), ip6(7P) SunOS 5.10 15 Feb 2001 rdate(1M)

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