On Sat, Jan 31, 2004 at 07:32:36AM -0600, J.D. Bronson wrote:
> I have a question. I setup the following in sysctl.conf:
> net.inet.tcp.blackhole=2
> net.inet.udp.blackhole=1
> ..Well this works, but now I have a new issue.
> I run sendmail and as such, need to allow TCP 113 into this machine
> and yet get CONNECTION REFUSED. - I dont want to run IDENT, but
> need to still get the CONNECTION REFUSED...

Run ipfw(8) or a similar firewall and set up a rule that sends an ICMP
reject whenever it detects an incoming connection on port 113 as part
of your firewall configuration.  Eg. something like:

    01600 reset tcp from any to me dst-port 113 setup



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