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Re: ALL: PARANOID from /etc/hosts.deny Should be Commented by default

Erik Hollensbe <erik@powells.com> writes:

> i mean, to be frank, what modern useful unix services run under
> inetd that would be 'expected' on a debian system anyways? 

exim, for smtp connections.  And everyone has to have smtp
connections if they use fetchmail[1], which means that everyone now
needs firewall rules on their workstations....

[1]  Thanks, ESR.

Alan Shutko <ats@acm.org> - In a variety of flavors!
In every non-trivial program there is at least one bug.

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