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2. Installing the firelisten The firelisten utility is generally executed from inetd (or xinetd)

2.1 File /etc/services

Configure the service in /etc/services. Add the following line in that file:

        firelisten      999/tcp

Pick an TCP port number.

2.2 xinetd configuration

The package provides a configuration file /etc/xinetd.d/firelisten. Edit the file and turn the service on (disable = no).

2.3 inetd configuration

For the inetd server, edit the file /etc/inetd.conf and add the following line:

        firelisten stream tcp nowait root tcpd /usr/lib/linuxconf/lib/firelisten firelisten --updfw /sbin/linuxconf --modulemain firewall --update

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