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Re: /etc/hosts.allow & /etc/hosts.deny

I thought I had already volunteered :)

I will look over the setup.html to see if I missed a step and will get to work

On Thursday 07 February 2002 10:10 am, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 07, 2002 at 09:00:23AM -0500, Prentis Brooks wrote:
> > For host.allow to work for ssh,  you need to have tcp wrappers installed
> > on the system.
> > also, the format for the hosts.allow file is
> >
> > service: host or IP list
> > so in your case, it should read
> > sshd:
> >
> > Also, you need to update your services file to associate sshd with port
> > 22
> >
> > If you do a search for tcp wrappers on the mailing list you will find a
> > conversation between myself, Corrina, and Mumit Khan (I think).  Mumit
> > had provided a patch to tcp_wrappers version 7.6 which will be included
> > in the next revision of tcp wrappers, so I recommend you use his patch.
> Anybody here who's willing to maintain tcp_wrappers for Cygwin?
> If so, take a look on how to
> contribute and maintain a package and don't give up too quickly
> if it's not correctly packed in the first run!
> Corinna

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