[Mailman-Users] How does Mailman use identd?
J C Lawrence
claw at varesearch.com
Wed Mar 24 00:05:27 CET 1999
On Tue, 23 Mar 1999 12:51:42 -0600
Paul Barnett <ptb at home.ptb.org> wrote:
> I meant that the authentication failed, because the packets were
> blocked by default. But, it wasn't a fatal error -- the message
> was still passed and the subscription succeeded. All I have to do
> is add a rule to admit the packets if I want to do so -- identd is
> still configured in /etc/inetd.conf.
There are versions of identd which will forward the request to
internal servers (pidentd?), or which will operate off their own
non-/etc/passwd data in answering the reply. Poke about freshmeat
and other such and you hsould find them.
> Thanks for the info.
J C Lawrence Internet: claw at kanga.nu
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