8.7. Iana-Etc-20201012

The Iana-Etc package provides data for network services and protocols.

Approximate build time: less than 0.1 SBU
Required disk space: 4.7 MB

8.7.1. Installation of Iana-Etc

For this package, we only need to copy the files into place:

cp services protocols /etc

8.7.2. Contents of Iana-Etc

Installed files: /etc/protocols and /etc/services

Short Descriptions


Describes the various DARPA Internet protocols that are available from the TCP/IP subsystem


Provides a mapping between friendly textual names for internet services, and their underlying assigned port numbers and protocol types