Today Mike Meyer wrote: > [Context lost to top posting.] > > In <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, Kenzo <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> typed: > > Yes, that worked, but now I can't sshd to it anymore. > > looking in the auth.log file, it sais " Bind to port 22 on 0.0.0.0 failed > > address already in use. > > so I edit the file /etc/ssh/sshd_config to ListenAddress 10.25.2.60 ( the > > server's address ) then restart. > > in auth.log, it says " Server Listening on 10.25.2.60 port 22 > > > > but it still doesn't work. what else do I need to do? > > Put /etc/ssh/sshd_config back the way it was. Then kill and restart > the ssh daemon. Again, rebooting the system to cause any daemons that > have files in /var open to close them - thus freeing the space - and > reopen with real files is a good idea.
No, except few cases (new kernel, hw change), you newer must reboot the system. It's not a windoze. If a program (process) is killed/terminated, then all opened files will be closed (implicitly or explicitly). -andrew To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message