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Re: svnbook: svnserve and udp?

From: Garrett Rooney <rooneg_at_electricjellyfish.net>
Date: 2006-06-10 00:59:32 CEST

On 6/9/06, T. Wassermann <mail@tobias-wassermann.de> wrote:
> Hi,
> in the svnbook on page 102 there are the two lines you have to add to
> your /etc/services, so the subversion port 3690 can be identified by
> servicename svn. In the book they also add an entry for port 3690 on udp
> - but a few lines below they add only a tcp entry to the /etc/inetd.conf.
> Is the udp-service-entry just for fun or can svnserve handle udp-traffic
> [i don't think so] (or is it a feature for the future?) ?

Nah, it's just that when you reserve a well known port the IANA gives
you both TCP and UDP. svnserve only works over TCP, and there are no
plans that I know of to change that.


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