Section: Maintenance Commands (8)Updated: March 26 1999Local indexUp
phoned - DECnet phone server daemon
[-dvVh] [-u user]
is a daemon that serves phone clients. It must be running for any users
to the phone command.
Specifies the username that
runs as. By default this is "nobody". If this user does not exist then
phoned will run as root which could be a security hole.
NOTE that phoned must be started as root to allow it to bind to the phone
Don't fork and run the background. Use this for debugging.
Verbose. The more of these there are the more verbose phoned will be. Don't
use more than one for normal operation because it will seriously impair