Bug 64764 - Standalone mode does not work
Standalone mode does not work
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: wu-ftpd (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: wdovlrrw
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2002-05-10 13:57 EDT by Ray
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:42 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-02-19 09:18:47 EST
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Description Ray 2002-05-10 13:57:58 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.79 [en] (Windows NT 5.0; U)

Description of problem:
In RedHat 7.3, wu-ftpd does not run in standalone mode. Wu-ftpd can only be startted with xinetd. The error in standalone mode is - cannot create 
socket to listen on: address family not supported by protocol.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.start wu-ftpd in standalone ie in.ftpd

Actual Results:  starts and stops

Expected Results:  should listen for requests

Additional info:
Comment 1 Christopher Hicks 2003-01-13 08:28:13 EST
Are you running this as root?

Are you sure something else is using that socket already? 
netstat -apt will show what's already attached.
Comment 2 Thomas Woerner 2004-02-19 09:18:47 EST
Closed due to user inactivity.

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