Re: dselect through a firewall?
On Tue, 15 Jul 1997, Christopher Ray Martin wrote:
> I'm trying to get my girlfriend's Debian machine updated to 1.3 but so far
> its been a real pain because she is behind a corporate firewall and I have
> to manually ftp the files. Is there any way to configure deselect to go
> through the firewall?
> in case this helps, netscape is setup for proxy like:
> gate.machine port 80
> and you can ftp using
> and then when it asks for username you type
This seems like a proxy type firewall of the TIS-fwtk/gauntlet variety.
When I was using that firewall. I set up the machine I was ftp'ing to in
dselect as the firewall. I set the username to firstname.lastname@example.org,
and the password as spotter@...... You then set up the directories as
Did this make sense, sorry I'm in a rush.
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