[tech] whats happened
grahame at angrygoats.net
Fri Nov 21 04:16:33 WST 2003
On Fri, Nov 21, 2003 at 01:23:21AM +0800, Bernard Blackham wrote:
> Brain dump:
> - removed a bunch of system gids from NIS, as they were clashing
> and contained no actual users. pre-change version is in
> /var/yp/src/group.presystemripout. I don't *think* this should
> break anything, but if it does, just put the offending ones back.
> - dispense is happy again. Took some hacking to get it to work
> properly, but it'll get a rewrite these holidays. I promise :)
> - door should open too. hasn't been tested though.
> - IMAP server is now dovecot. It's more secure, faster, and doesn't
> let people crawl all over mooneye's filesystem
> - firewalls on all the reinstalled machines are in
> /etc/init.d/ucc-fw . They're pretty tight, so if something
> network related isn't working, it's most probably this.
> They are activated from /etc/rcS.d/S41ucc-fw, and also when
> bringing up the world-accessible aliases (ssh, telnet,
> flame-tunnel), to make sure the NAT stuff works.
> Methinks that's all for now.
# and now the v6 firewall.
ip6tables -P INPUT DROP
ip6tables -P OUTPUT DROP
ip6tables -P FORWARD DROP
Thanks for all your work Bernard and everyone else that
got UCC back. Sorry for not helping much, I'll erm, help
more in future :-)
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