AIX: Adding Inet Services:ΒΆ

Title:AIX: Adding Inet Services:
Author:Douglas O’Leary <dkoleary@olearycomputers.com>
Description:How to update /etc/inetd on AIX
Date created:05/1999
Date updated:06/2000
Disclaimer:Standard: Use the information that follows at your own risk. If you screw up a system, don’t blame it on me...

Just to be fucking different than every other UNIX in the world, IBM changed the way to add inet services. To do that, do the following:

  1. Add appropriate information to the /etc/services file.
  2. Add appropriate information to the /etc/inetd.conf file.
  3. Run inetimp
  4. refresh -s inetd