Subject: Re: multiple listen()ers on the same address
To: None <>
From: Aidan Cully <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/21/2000 02:19:09
On Thu, Sep 21, 2000 at 02:06:56AM -0400, Aidan Cully wrote:
>   In the case of ftpd, the PASV
> command wouldn't complete until the daemon is able to secure the address
> to listen on, thus eliminating the race.

never mind this...  I've just realised it would allow a DOS against an
ftpd that uses this mechanism.  The idea needs refinement.

sorry for the noise.