linux-identd is a user identification daemon for Linux.
Version: 1.3linux-identd is a user identification daemon for Linux, which implements the Identification Protocol (RFC1413). This protocol is used to identify active TCP connections.
Operating System: Linux
The daemon listens to TCP port 113 (auth) and can be run either as a stand-alone daemon or through inetd(8). This program is licensed through the GNU General Public License.
To compile and install this program:
$ make install
To start identd in daemon mode:
$ /usr/sbin/identd -d
To start identd through inetd add the following line to /etc/inetd.conf:
auth stream tcp nowait nobody /usr/sbin/in.identd in.identd
What's New in This Release:
· Added option -l to log connections.
· Fixed a sizeof() bug.
· Fixed spelling error.
· Updated man page.
· Minor Makefile cleanups.