Subject: Re: ipnat ftp proxy: any news?
To: None <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/04/2004 21:49:56
On Sat, Sep 04, 2004 at 08:46:57PM +0200, Martin Husemann wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 04, 2004 at 02:35:48PM -0400, Sean Davis wrote:
> > I don't think the ipnat ftp proxy only affects active...
> I don't think so either. Someone tried to say that you only *need* the
> proxy for active ftp.

No, I got that really wrong. Thinking about it again it is obvious that
it will also affect passive FTP connections because the FTP proxy needs
to monitor all control connections. It cannot know in advance if active
or passive FTP transfer will be used.

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler