IN.TALKD(1M) Maintenance Commands IN.TALKD(1M)


NAME


in.talkd, talkd - server for talk program

SYNOPSIS


in.talkd


DESCRIPTION


talkd is a server used by the talk(1) program. It listens at the UDP
port indicated in the ``talk'' service description; see services(4). The
actual conversation takes place on a TCP connection that is established
by negotiation between the two machines involved.

SEE ALSO


svcs(1), talk(1), inetadm(1M), inetd(1M), svcadm(1M), services(4),
attributes(5), smf(5)

NOTES


The protocol is architecture dependent.


The in.talkd service is managed by the service management facility,
smf(5), under the service identifier:

svc:/network/talk


Administrative actions on this service, such as enabling, disabling, or
requesting restart, can be performed using svcadm(1M). Responsibility for
initiating and restarting this service is delegated to inetd(1M). Use
inetadm(1M) to make configuration changes and to view configuration
information for this service. The service's status can be queried using
the svcs(1) command.


July 31, 2004 IN.TALKD(1M)