Re: CDE Without ToolTalk?From: Jason Heiss (email@example.com)
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Date: Sat, 7 Sep 2002 23:47:14 -0700 To: firstname.lastname@example.org From: email@example.com (Jason Heiss)
We run CDE on many of our machines without inetd running at all.
ToolTalk is not necessary for CDE. To quote from a recent CERT
On a typical CDE system, it should be possible to disable
rpc.ttdbserverd by commenting out the relevant entries in
/etc/inetd.conf and if necessary, /etc/rpc, and then by restarting the
The only thing I've noticed that doesn't work if inetd is disabled
is the perfmeter, as others have mentioned it requires rpc.rstatd.