Marc Cabanatuan <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > This is somewhat of a multipart question and unrelated question.
Please try putting them in separate messages next time, then. > Figured I would ask here since the host I have the box on isn't much > help with anything, and when they do help they want to charge up the > ass for it. I understand they need to make money too, but they end up > breaking shit and not helping than anything...So here goes nothing. > > Right now I've got a /27 and I am attemtpting to add 5 addresses of > that adress block (ipv4) to the box as either seperate addreses (not > aliases to the primary interface) or seperate addresses bound to > sub-interfaces. So far I have been unsuccessful and the host told me > to use aliases. I also wish for these settings to stay after (re)boot. > Not to mention they say my firewall is the problem and they couldn't > get out to the internet from root console (im using pf and have the > rule of 'pass out all'. What actually *happened* when you tried this? Did you remember to use all-ones netmasks? Ref. FAQ: "How can I set up Ethernet aliases?" http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/faq/networking.html#ETHERNET-ALIASES > Next thing, a second account just 'showed up' on the box with uid 0. > > toor:*:0:0:Bourne-again Superuser:/root: - from /etc/master.passwd > > I suspect it was techs from the host, but I want it off the machine. > How do I do this? It's completely standard, and while you can remove it like any other account, there's no reason to. Ref. FAQ: "What is this UID 0 toor account? Have I been compromised?" http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/faq/security.html#TOOR-ACCOUNT _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"