pf(4) + fetch(1) + http://ftp.gnu.org
cswiger at mac.com
Thu Jun 14 20:57:22 UTC 2007
On Jun 14, 2007, at 1:36 PM, Vlad GURDIGA wrote:
> There is one strange thing going on with this combination. I saw this
> many times by now: when fetch(1) is trying to download something from
> http://ftp.gnu.org, it is hanging after a very small amount of data;
> sometimes on 0%. After disabling pf(4), fetch(1) is not hanging any
> more, so I guess that the problem is somewhere in my pf.conf. Here is
Presumably you want to make sure that fetch(1) is using:
FTP_PASSIVE_MODE If set to anything but `no', forces the FTP
use passive mode.
...or else your firewall is probably going to block active-mode FTP
data traffic. See "man 3 fetch".
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