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Re: Patch: inetd service using cygrunsrv

On Jan 10 18:17, Thrall, Bryan wrote:
> I want to run inetd as a service, but the documented way of doing this
> (--install-as-service) requires C:\cygwin\bin be in the Windows System
> PATH. Modifying the System PATH that way causes problems elsewhere in
> the environment I'm working in, so I'd like to have inetd work under
> cygrunsrv instead (which does not have this requirement).
> I've attached a patch which adds a -D option to inetd which prevents it
> from daemonizing, similar to the -D option sshd has.
> Let me know what you think,

Cool!  Thanks for this patch, I've just moved the `case 'D'' part into
the #ifdef CYGWIN area.  I've added a matching description to
/usr/share/doc/Cygwin/inetutils-1.3.2.README and I've just uploaded
a new inetutils package which includes your patch.

Thanks again!

Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader          cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

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