listing of daemons running on a unix server

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Wed Dec 9 22:51:28 GMT 1998

> I agree with some of the other responses to this question --- don't let samba manage
> the UNIX OS daemons.

it's actually dce/rpc over SMB managing UNIX OS daemons.  samba just
happens to provide the dce/rpc over SMB bit.

yes, i want to split samba into separate dce/rpc daemons.

>   At the very least it introduces yet another security risk.
> MS clients should not be allowed to compromise the integrity on a mission critical
> UNIX system.........

actually, running samba at all reduces your security to the lowest common
denominator: NT security.

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