How the heck can it work?
rcalex at home.com
Fri Jul 28 13:25:23 GMT 2000
I have the auth working. What was it you suggeted I check? Please be
specific, I am not very familiar with all things to do with networking.
I know what a getpeername is, but I have no idea what a client_name and
From: James Sutherland [mailto:jas88 at cam.ac.uk]
Sent: July 25, 2000 4:33 PM
To: Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
Cc: Ron Alexander; Gerald Carter; Samba-Technical
Subject: RE: How the heck can it work?
On Wed, 26 Jul 2000, Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:
> On Tue, 25 Jul 2000, James Sutherland wrote:
> > On Wed, 26 Jul 2000, Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton wrote:
> > > possible problems with getpeername() when running from inetd?
> > Sorry? The problem here was with user authentication - VOS doesn't
> > the encrypted password when asked, even for root. It looks as if Ron now
> > has a fix for that.
> > If you were meaning my explanation of inetd's operation would break
> > getpeername(),
> yes. worth checking that client_name and client_addr work, when running
> from inetd.
Good point. Once Ron has finished including auth support, it should work
well enough for him to check that - Ron??
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