DO NOT REPLY [Bug 5411] rsyncd.conf allow does not like CNAME

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Mon Jan 3 20:21:50 MST 2011

wayned at changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|ASSIGNED                    |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |FIXED

------- Comment #1 from wayned at  2011-01-03 21:21 CST -------
The 3.1.0dev version will now support a CNAME for a host as long as you list
the hostname(s) explicitly (i.e. don't try to wild-card match a CNAME). 
Wildcard matching can only work against the reverse-DNS name of the connecting
IP, since there is no good way to ask for all the IPs that match a wildcard


hosts allow =

That will allow host to connect if is a CNAME for

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