Bug 7896

Summary: auth/tcp : bind: address already in use.
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: vinceh
Component: bindAssignee: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer <bero>
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Version: 6.1   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 1999-12-21 05:57:46 UTC Type: ---
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Description vinceh 1999-12-20 07:31:54 UTC
I just looked in syslog after noticing a GREAT decrease in system
performance, I notice I have the same error repeting almost in a loop kind
the error is as follows.

date time ns inetd[366]: auth/tcp: bind: Address already in use.

the error has repeating almost 50 times!
there is no virtual hosts running on the system, 1 ip address on the
Is this a bug?
any resolutions?
any help would be greatly appreciated thanks!

Comment 1 vinceh 1999-12-21 05:57:59 UTC
Sorry this was my fault and not a bug, I had a copy of identd running while
inetd was trying to load another one.