Subject: Re: ipnat - ftp-proxy not working
To: Eric Haszlakiewicz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Fabian Duelli <email@example.com>
Date: 08/01/2004 18:47:17
Eric Haszlakiewicz wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 30, 2004 at 11:29:10AM -0400, der Mouse wrote:
>>>The problem I have is that active mode ftp is not working through
>>Is that even supposed to work? I thought you had to use passive mode.
> That's the whole point of ftp-proxy. It's only in active mode that
> the server opens a connection to the client, which is what needs support
> from the NATing router. If you're doing passive mode, as long as the NAT
> allows arbitrary outgoing connections, ftp just works w/o any extra work
> by the router.
yes; and this is my problem because it doesn't work.