Re: questions on ident, postfix & proftp
> I've got a server setup to provide e-mail, web, ftp services on the
> internet. I also run a masquerading/firewall box to protect an
> internal network (these are separate boxes). Both run Debian Woody
> (one is intel box, the other is a powerpc box.)
Why are you running an unstable distribution on a firewall? I would
recommend against it.
> Is there a recommended way
> of setting ident up on a firewall? I've seen servers that provide
> proxying ident requests for internal machines, or responding with
> random responses, is one preferred over the other?
Personally, I run a masq-aware identd on my masq box and nullidentd on my