ftp issue cont.

varun_saa at vsnl.net varun_saa at vsnl.net
Tue Aug 16 12:16:41 CEST 2005


Thanks a lot Jorg, 
                 It was rather simple. 
I will try shortly and see my client-side works. 
 
While reading there were a few more details : 
 
modprobe iptable_nat 
modprobe ip_nat_ftp 
 
In what situation would you enable those two. 
 
Varun 
 
----- Original Message ----- 
From: Jörg Harmuth <harmuth at mnemon.de> 
Date: Tuesday, August 16, 2005 1:26 pm 
Subject: Re: ftp issue cont. 
 
> varun_saa at vsnl.net schrieb: 
>  
> >Thanks Jorg,  
> >           I get the following for lsmod :  
> >  
> >[root at squidserver ~]# lsmod | grep conntrack  
> >ip_conntrack           41497  3  
> ipt_state,ipt_MASQUERADE,iptable_nat  
> >  
> >So how do I add :  
> >   
> >           ip_conntrack_ftp          
> >           ipt_conntrack      
> >  
> >And yes it is :  
> >               -A FORWARD -j DROP  
> >  
> >   
> > 
> modprobe ip_conntrack_ftp 
>  
> If you get an error message, you probably have to reconfigure the 
> kernel. May I suggest reading some basic Linux tutorial ? You can find 
> tuts e.g. on http://debian.org and most likely on the home page of  
> yourdistribution. 
>  
> Have a nice time and happy reading, 
>  
> Joerg 
>  
>  
>  
>  




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