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Re: [leafnode-list] Getting slrn to see any groups.
On Fri, Jun 09, 2000 at 08:57:52PM -0700, Gary Taylor wrote:
[Please wrap your lines at 80 coulumns]
> item 10 for Leafnode mention putting this:
> leafnode: ALL EXCEPT LOCAL
> into /etc/hosts.deny. I did that and my /etc/hosts.allow is empty. That entry
> was what caused my problem. As soon as I took out the above entry I was
> working. As I understand this the only host that would be able to use leafnode is localhost.
> As in deny leafnode: for ALL EXCEPT LOCAL.
You *need* the above line in hosts.deny to prevent other systems
using your Leafnode (well, you could firewall instead but I guess you're
not doing that). hosts.allow should have something like:
Not doing something to prevent remote systems using your leafnode is a
serious security problem.
Mark Brown mailto:broonie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Trying to avoid grumpiness)
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