Re: in.xfingerd

Mark Smith (
Mon, 01 Apr 1996 13:44:38 -0500

>From: Mark Murphy <>
> To: LDAP Listserv <>
> I've been tring to run the in.xfingerd and I get the following error:
> getpeername: Invalid argument
> I can't seem to find out what is causing this. Can anyone help?

By default, in.xfingerd assumes that it is being run out of inetd. If
you want to run it interactively for testing, use the -i flag. I don't
think in.xfingerd supports being run as a standalone daemon.