Linux: Start tftp-server

Find the tftp file in /etc/xinetd.d/

[root@cyruslab ~]# cd /
[root@cyruslab /]# ls
bin  boot  cgroup  dev  etc  home  lib  lost+found  media  mnt  null  opt  proc  root  sbin  selinux  srv  sys  tmp  usr  var

Use a text editor to edit the configuration

[root@cyruslab /]# gedit /etc/xinetd.d/tftp

Change from disable = yes to disable = no

Change disable = yes to no.


Activate the tftpd

A program known as service is found in /sbin directory.

xinetd service can also be started by issuing /sbin/service xinetd start from /. Stopping the service is the same, /sbin/service xinetd stop



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