Bug 59772 - [patch] ftpd(8)/FreeBSD 5: support for tcp_wrappers in daemon mode
Summary: [patch] ftpd(8)/FreeBSD 5: support for tcp_wrappers in daemon mode
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: bin (show other bugs)
Version: Unspecified
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-bugs (Nobody)
Depends on:
Reported: 2003-11-28 23:30 UTC by Nick Leuta
Modified: 2018-05-20 23:53 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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file.diff (4.02 KB, patch)
2003-11-28 23:30 UTC, Nick Leuta
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Description Nick Leuta 2003-11-28 23:30:20 UTC
If ftpd(8) is started from inetd(8), inetd(8) itself can do access control with
help of libwrap. But if ftpd(8) runs in daemon mode, such possibility is
Comment 1 Enji Cooper freebsd_committer 2017-01-05 22:47:36 UTC
I question the value of adding more code to ftpd when inetd already handles wrap(3) properly.

I'm CCing myself on the bug so I keep track of it and I will consider fixing the patch if I have time to work on this.
Comment 2 Eitan Adler freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2018-05-20 23:53:26 UTC
For bugs matching the following conditions:
- Status == In Progress
- Assignee == "bugs@FreeBSD.org"
- Last Modified Year <= 2017

- Set Status to "Open"