Monday, August 29, 2005

May 2003 Linux Productivity Magazine: IPTables:
"You will see that the mountd daemon is bound to different ports every time you restart NFS. How do you accurately pinhole such as service?
There are 3 ways:
The shotgun method -- pass all TCP and UDP from 32000 to 34000
Use the NFS start script to peg it to a single port
Create an NFS restart script to first detect all mountd ports, then restart NFS, then detect all new NFS ports, then alter the firewall to accommodate the changes."

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...