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Re: [SLUG] Pasive mode ftp (ipchains alternative?)
- To: Peter Rundle <peter.rundle@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Pasive mode ftp (ipchains alternative?)
- From: Graeme Merrall <graeme@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Jul 20 18:27:41 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Sitting at home with my RH Linux box masquerading for my newly acquired
> box (with etherlink III card now happily working :-) I can't of course
> from the Mandrake box to the world. Well I can make a connection but I
> can't do
> "ls" or "put" or "get" cause of the masquerade. Obvious solution is
> passive mode
> ftp, but when I was stuffing around with ppTp there was a suggestion
> that you
> could get ipchains to map the port back through (though only one box
> hiding behind
> the masq can use ftp at a time but hey I could live with that).
Oh! I can aswer this one. I asked the very same question myself only a
few days back with thanks to whoever answered my question.
The answer is to use the ip_masq_ftp module with good ol' insmod.