Subject: Re: Disable Telnetd/ftpd Reverse DNS?
To: Bryan McWhirt <email@example.com>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 06/13/2000 12:26:44
> Is there a way to disable the Reverse Lookup that both telnetd and
> ftpd do?
Short of hacking the code, I know of none. (Which is not quite "no".)
> The locations Im telneting from do not have reverse entries and never
> will have. My whole ISP does nto support Reverse Lookup (wich is a
> pain in the ase since it's also my work).
It's really hard for me to recommend anything but "switch to an ISP
that actually has some rudiment of a clue". If you really really can't
switch, the only thing that comes to mind is to run your own nameserver
and tell it it's authoritative for the relevant reverse zone(s).
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