Re: long hang time for ftp
All appropriate hosts?? Seeing as I plan on hitting this box from many
different places (it's going to be public), and even our local machines total
more than 300 boxes, that's not really an option... :-)
On Tue, 13 Mar 2001 00:21:45 +0100, Marcin Sochacki said:
> On Mon, Mar 12, 2001 at 03:37:16PM -0700, David Bishop wrote:
> > I just installed wu_ftp, and it's doing the infamous "hang for a minute, then
> > let you login normally" trick. I'm also using xinetd (for security reasons,
> > was told it was better) so it isn't a default install. How do I get rid of
> > this "hang-time" before the login prompt appears? I've searched from hell to
> > highwater for a place to turn off reverse-dns lookups (as that's what I
> > suspect the issue is) but haven't found anything. Ideas?
> Try to configure reverse-dns, instead of switching it off in all daemons.
> Maybe just putting all appropriate hosts into /etc/hosts would be enough?