[Mailman-Users] How does Mailman use identd?
J C Lawrence
claw at varesearch.com
Tue Mar 23 19:14:49 CET 1999
On Tue, 23 Mar 1999 08:48:32 -0600
Paul Barnett <ptb at home.ptb.org> wrote:
> I just subscribed to the mailman-announce list. About that time,
> my firewall denied eight requests to port 113 (identd) from
This is just an MTA doing authentication and logging of its mail
traffic. A Good Thing.
> It obviously failed..
Actually non-obviously. It is not difficult to configure a suitable
identd daemon on a firewall to give useful returns.
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