Re: Port 113
From: Barry (no_at_ta.com)
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2004 09:25:46 GMT
"Juergen Nieveler" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Wolfgang Ewert <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > One explanation but not the only one: Port 113 is the ident service,
> > often used in conjunction with smtp and/or ftp (look in your firewall
> > log). So, if you want to use a smtp server, you must have an ident
> > server or you have to reject 113-packets correctly and not to drop.
> IDENT is also used by IRC-servers quite often, IIRC.
> Juergen Nieveler
> "I know the human being and fish can coexist peacefully"
> George W. Bush --Saginaw, Mich., Sept. 29, 2000
yup, it is