[ILUG] port Scanner & iptables stuff
conor_wynne at maxtor.com
Fri May 31 15:59:31 IST 2002
Interesting, didn't know that, and yes that what I'm currently doing. I just
got pissed off trying to figure out pop mail. I wouldn't mind but I HAD it
working and then broke it :(
Anyway, I'll look into that, thanks for the info.
From: Stephen Shirley [mailto:diamond at skynet.ie]
Sent: 31 May 2002 10:22
To: ilug at linux.ie
Subject: Re: [ILUG] port Scanner & iptables stuff
On Fri, May 31, 2002 at 09:52:02AM +0100, Wynne, Conor wrote:
> My SMTP server is also rejecting me when I try and send mail to the net,
> fetchmail pulls it down. I gave up on pop3 and went with Glens idea of
> sharing /var/spool/mail over NFS. Works grand as I only have *nix.
I _hope_ you're not sharing mbox format files over nfs.... Very bad
idea. They don't have standardised locking and are inclined to get
corrupted. If you have to share over nfs, make sure you're using
something like maildir - it's designed to be nfs-safe. Mbox is most
"Oh look, it's the Pigeon of Love."
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