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Bug 4415 - /usr/sbin/in.rexecd doesn't work
/usr/sbin/in.rexecd doesn't work
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rsh (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Nalin Dahyabhai
: 7023 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 1999-08-07 10:49 EDT by strovato
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 1999-12-22 10:15:38 EST
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Description strovato 1999-08-07 10:49:23 EDT
/usr/sbin/in.rexecd hangs on incoming connection; does not
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-08-08 12:31:59 EDT
The rexec protocol was broken, fixed now. Please reopen this bug if
upgrading to the latest rsh package from Raw Hide does not fix your
Comment 2 edward.connell 1999-09-08 10:41:59 EDT
rexecd is still broken in rawhide and the 6.1 beta (lorax) release.
Both use rsh-0.10-28.i386.rpm which contains netkit-rsh-0.10.  A new
version (netkit-rsh-0.15) is available at
and fixes the hanging rexecd.
Comment 3 Nishanth Thomas 1999-11-15 14:21:59 EST
*** Bug 7023 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Jeff Johnson 1999-12-22 10:15:59 EST
Raw Hide has rsh-0.16-1. Please reopen this bug if that does not fix the
rexecd problem.

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