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Old 09-05-2003, 06:14 PM   #1
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xinetd rejects connections?


I recently installed glftpd with my new gentoo distro. I can connect to the ftp from the localhost but if i give it a try from "outside" syslog gives me this error.

Sep 5 23:54:41 bender xinetd[5705]: START: glftpd pid=6065 from=
Sep 5 23:54:41 bender xinetd[6065]: FAIL: glftpd address from=
Sep 5 23:54:57 bender xinetd[5705]: START: glftpd pid=6066 from=
Sep 5 23:54:57 bender xinetd[6066]: FAIL: glftpd address from=

The only thing i can think of is that xinetd has some kind of hosts.allow that keeps rejecting my 192.168.* network. Since gentoo doens't use hosts.deny,allow i don't now what to do. If u have a clue, don't hesitate!!

Old 09-27-2003, 01:04 PM   #2
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having the same problem mang. You find the answer yet?
Old 06-06-2004, 12:40 PM   #3
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just edit

comment this line
# only_from = localhost

and u'r done


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