Linux Architecture

Posted at November 11, 2016 at 12:48 pm by Jithin

Linux is an open-source operating system based upon UNIX. It is an operating system just like the common commercial ones sold such Windows XP, Windows 7, and Mac OS X. An operating system is the graphical interface between a computer user and the computer system. It manages all the hardware resources your computer has and establishes the communication between the software and the hardware.   Open Source Software An open source software is a software that its source code is made availab   [...]

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About Xinetd

Posted at September 22, 2016 at 5:34 pm by Jithin

Xinetd stands for the extended Internet services daemon. It is an open source super server daemon and it runs on many Unix like systems. Xinetd can manage Internet based connectivity and performs the same function as inetd (Internet daemon). It is used to start programs that provide Internet services. Xinetd is also referred as a super server.  Instead of having such servers started at system initialization time, and be dormant until a connection request arrives. It is the only daemon process s   [...]

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