For IPX/SPX to operate correctly, NPSD, SAPD, and NVTD must be running.
To make sure that the daemons are running,
execute the following command lines:
ps -ef | grep npsd
ps -ef | grep nvtd
ps -ef | grep sapd
If there is no output from these commands, these daemons are not running.
To restart the daemons,
execute the following command line:
If services on the network are inaccessible, then SAPD may not be operating correctly. Use showsvcs to display the services. If services are not displayed, then IPX/SPX may not have been configured correctly.