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Re: assimilating OpenBSD

On Wed, Feb 07, 2001 at 04:18:57AM -0900, Ethan Benson wrote:

> i still am not convinced that it really works though, if i telnet to
> the statd tcp port (found via rpcinfo -p localhost) from a machine NOT
> listed in hosts.allow i don't get disconnected immediatly... not very
> scientific but then i don't really care too much since i don't have
> this open to the outside world. (any suggestions for a real test?)

the delay is probably tcp wrappers doing an nslookup on your ip address
or an ident query.


craig sanders <cas@taz.net.au>

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