FTP server behind router/gateway

Andreas Rudisch cyb. at gmx.net
Thu Sep 14 08:42:17 PDT 2006

On Thu, 14 Sep 2006 16:40:18 +0200, <billgg at sonic.net> wrote:

> I have a FreeBSD 6.1 box running behind a router/gateway.  When it tries
> to go into passive mode, it returns it's internal 192.168. ip address to
> the client which the client stupidly uses to try to connect to.  I've
> confirmed this by tyring to FTP from several external systems (windows &
> linux).  Is there anyway to get the FreeBSD box to return the external
> address without making it act as the router/gateway?
> Thanks,
> Marty

Maybe this site will help a bit:



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