We don't really need two FTP daemons

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at des.no
Tue May 15 14:17:59 UTC 2007


"Julian H. Stacey" <jhs at tower.berklix.net> writes:
> Someone asked whether lukemftpd offered functionality other(s) don't ?
> What about proxy ?
>
> I've never been sure which ftpd to run on my gateway (with IPFW, with no NAT)
> to provide proxy, so internal hosts could cd /usr/ports; make fetch

You don't need a proxy.  Do the following on each internal host:

# echo 'FTP_PASSIVE_MODE=YES' >>/etc/profile

DES
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Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at des.no


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