Tell portupgrade to use passive ftp
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Mon Mar 19 12:54:35 UTC 2007
On Mon, 19 Mar 2007 00:27:19 -0400
Chris Slothouber <chris at hier7.com> wrote:
> Hi Jeffrey,
> Jeffrey Goldberg wrote:
> > On my perimeter firewall, I default deny outbound traffic. This
> > cuts off fetching using active FTP. Is there some way that I can
> > tell portupgrade to pass the -p flag to fetch?
> > I know that I can temporarily change my firewall rules, but I think
> > that it would be a cleaner solution to just tell portupgrade to not
> > use active mode FTP. (Or maybe fetch itself when it fails with
> > active mode ftp should try again with passive).
> in /etc/make.conf:
> FETCH_CMD?= /usr/bin/fetch -ApRr
This is actually the default, and has been for some time.
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