Subject: Re: How to force pkgsrc FTP to use active?
To: David Hopper <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
Date: 06/04/2002 14:59:21
On Tue, 4 Jun 2002, David Hopper wrote:
> I've tried PASSIVE_FETCH=0 in mk.conf, and setting the environment variable
> through 'setenv FTPMODE active' and 'make FTPMODE=active update'. Nothing
> seems to work; ftp will always try passive and fail (against this stupid,
> broken firewall).
> Manual, active sessions work fine.
> How do I force active connections in pkgsrc?
In "/etc/mk.conf", set
FETCH_CMD= /usr/bin/ftp -A