mail port 8025 conundrum
keramida at ceid.upatras.gr
Fri Feb 17 08:34:51 PST 2006
On 2006-02-17 11:29, David Banning <david+dated+1140625793.a7a286 at skytracker.ca> wrote:
> > It looks like nothing is bound to port 8025 on 127.0.0.1 (localhost).
> > You can do a sockstat and verify.
> root# sockstat -l | grep 8025
> tofmipd python 238 5 tcp4 22.214.171.124:8025 *:*
> sockstat verifies that I have 8025 open on port 126.96.36.199 which
> is the IP address for all 7 domains. I don't understand why 8025
> -should- be bound to 127.0.0.1
> >From my persective, the fact that telnet banning.ca 8025 -looks- to
> 127.0.0.1 is a problem. I would expect it to go to the DNS server,
> find the IP address and connect.
That depends, of course, on what your nsswitch.conf or hosts.conf file
has been set up for :)
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