[aclug-L] Re: Question on Talk
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# ls -la /usr/sbin/*talk*
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 9996 Oct 9
lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 9 Mar 1
22:19 /usr/sbin/in.talkd -> id
# dpkg -l | grep talk
ii talk 0.10-8 Talk to another
ii talkd 0.10-8 Remote user
#:BSD: Shell, login, exec and talk are BSD protocols.
#talk dgram udp wait nobody.tty
#ntalk dgram udp wait nobody.tty
should I take away the comment "#"?
if so, do I need to reboot the machine?
--- Thomas Wallis <wallis@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, 26 Jul 2001, Maverick wrote:
> > I tried to using "talk" , like
> > talk anewuser
> > on testing on my debian box, it generate an error
> > [Error on read from talk daemon : Connection
> > (111)]
> The talk daemon on your box is either not installed
> or disabled.
> Check /etc/inetd.conf and make sure that the talk
> daemon is installed.
> ls -l /usr/sbin/*talk*
> Also, dpkg -l | grep talk will show you talk-related
> packages you have
> Hope this helps,
> T W
> > I already check the "mesg" is y, but it still
> > work.
> > Regards,
> > Mav
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[aclug-L] Re: Question on Talk, Maverick, 2001/07/26