pawserv - CERNLIB program for serving PAW histograms remotely
pawserv is the server for distributed PAW. It listens for connections
on port 345. pawserv is not in general run from the command line, but
only via inetd(8). From the PAW client side, a remote PAW session is
invoked with the RLOGIN hostname command. Distributed PAW is
documented fully in chapter 8 of the PAW user's guide, available in
PostScript format at this URL:
Please note that pawserv receives unencrypted passwords over the
network. It should therefore be used only within a trusted LAN.
o /etc/inetd.conf - specifies how inetd should call pawserv
pawserv is part of the CERNLIB CSPACK package, which is documented at
http://wwwinfo.cern.ch/asdoc/psdir/cspack.ps.gz (PostScript) or
This manual page was written by Kevin McCarty <firstname.lastname@example.org> for
the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
February 3, 2003