Subject: Re: Problem with libwrap?
To: Paul Goyette <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/26/1999 18:45:52
>Maybe I'm just dense, but I seem to be having a problem with libwrap and
>I've got this in my hosts.allow file:
>   sendmail auth domain www ftpd pop3 imap2 sshd:  ALL
>And this in my hosts.deny file:
>   ALL: ALL
>Now, if I make an IMAP2 or POP3 connection from within my domain, it
>gets accepted, but if I make a connection from outside, it is rejected.

are those the actual daemon names as listed in inetd.conf?  or are
they the service names?  service names don't work...and i keep
forgetting that.  :)

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