> I know that this question has been asked on this list before but I don't
> ever remember hearing a response.
> Does anyone know of a place where I could get a comprehensive description
> of all (or at least a lot) of the services listed in the /etc/services file?
> I want to know what damons/programs use a given service, etc.
> Some of them are easy to guess but others aren't quite as clear. Thanks
> in advance.
Paul Ferguson Dulcius Ex Asperis
US Sprint tel: 703.689.6828
Managed Network Engineering internet: paul @
Reston, Virginia USA http://www.sprintmrn.com