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DUMP_SOCKDFR

DUMP_SOCKDFR

Section: Maintenance Commands (8) Updated: May 6, 1996
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NAME

dump_sockdfr - Display contents of frozen route file for SOCKS server  

SYNOPSIS

dump_sockdfr [infile]  

DESCRIPTION

dump_sockdfr reads in a frozen route file for the SOCKS server and produces a listing of its contents on the standard output.

The argument is optional; if omitted, /etc/sockd.fr is assumed.

The frozen route file is produced by make_sockdfr and is essentially the memory image of the parsed route file. Using the frozen route file can reduce the start-up delay of the SOCKS server program since it no longer has to parse the file contents.

When the SOCKS server starts, it always looks for the frozen route file /etc/sockd.fr first. If that file is not found, it then tries to use the plain-text route file /etc/sockd.route. If you use frozen route file, you must remember to run make_sockdfr every time after you modify the plain-text file or the SOCKS server will continue to use the frozen version of a previous route file.  

FILES

/etc/sockd.fr, /etc/sockd.route  

SEE ALSO

make_sockdfr(8), sockd.fr(5), sockd.route(5)  

AUTHOR

Ying-Da Lee, yingda@esd.sgi.com or yingda@best.com



 

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