Incoming from Mark Copper:
> I am confused about what the ident daemon does.
> "Rute User's tutorial" identifies it as a possible security hole. Is it?
Yes. If you don't know what it is and you still want it, look for
"fauxident"; <http://www.alcyone.com/software/fauxident/>. It'll
supply the minimal functionality, but shouldn't produce dark side
features of real identd.
Any technology distinguishable from magic is insufficiently advanced.
- From: Mark Copper <email@example.com>