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Old 03-12-2011, 03:02 PM
Lisi
 
Default Layout of /etc/services

On Saturday 12 March 2011 15:12:54 Camaleón wrote:
> On Sat, 12 Mar 2011 14:48:11 +0000, Lisi wrote:
> > In an /etc/services file, why are some port/protocol entries inset more
> > than others?
>
> (...)
>
> "man services" will give you additional information about the format of
> that file. Both, spaces and tabs can be used as field separators.
>
> sm01@stt008:~$ grep -e sgi -e vbox /etc/services
> sgi-cmsd 17001/udp # Cluster membership services daemon
> sgi-crsd 17002/udp
> sgi-gcd 17003/udp # SGI Group membership daemon
> sgi-cad 17004/tcp # Cluster Admin daemon
> vboxd 20012/tcp # voice box system
> vboxd 20012/udp
>
> Beyond that, like in the above example, are just aesthetic issues, I'd say
> (the first line uses two tabs instead three).


Thanks, both of you. I can obviously stop worrying about it.

Lisi


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Old 03-12-2011, 04:01 PM
shawn wilson
 
Default Layout of /etc/services

On Mar 12, 2011 11:03 AM, "Lisi" <lisi.reisz@gmail.com> wrote:

>

> On Saturday 12 March 2011 15:12:54 Camaleón wrote:

> > On Sat, 12 Mar 2011 14:48:11 +0000, Lisi wrote:

> > > In an /etc/services file, why are some port/protocol entries inset more

> > > than others?

> >

> > (...)

> >

> > "man services" will give you additional information about the format of

> > that file. Both, spaces and tabs can be used as field separators.

> >

> > sm01@stt008:~$ grep -e sgi -e vbox /etc/services

> > sgi-cmsd * * *17001/udp * * * * * * * # Cluster membership services daemon

> > sgi-crsd * * *17002/udp

> > sgi-gcd * * * * * * * 17003/udp * * * * * * * * * * * # SGI Group membership daemon

> > sgi-cad * * * * * * * 17004/tcp * * * * * * * * * * * # Cluster Admin daemon

> > vboxd * * * * 20012/tcp * * * * * * * * * * * # voice box system

> > vboxd * * * * 20012/udp

> >

> > Beyond that, like in the above example, are just aesthetic issues, I'd say

> > (the first line uses two tabs instead three).

>

>

> Thanks, both of you. *I can obviously stop worrying about it.

>


IIRC, iana maintains that list. There might be something on their web site about the formatting.
 

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