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Bug 78410 - breaks with xinetd and IPv6
breaks with xinetd and IPv6
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: vsftpd (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2002-11-22 10:27 EST by Joe Orton
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:32 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-11-22 10:27:27 EST
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Description Joe Orton 2002-11-22 10:27:21 EST
Description of Problem:
vsftpd breaks if IPv6 is enabled; needs flags = IPv4 in xinetd.d file

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How Reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. enable IPv6 networking
2. remove disable=yes from xinetd.d/vsftpd
3. telnet localhost ftp

Actual Results:
$ telnet localhost ftp
Trying ::1...
Connected to localhost.
Escape character is '^]'.
500 OOPS: can only support ipv4 currently

Expected Results:
$ telnet localhost ftp
Trying ::1...
telnet: connect to address ::1: Connection refused
Connected to localhost.
Escape character is '^]'.
220 ready, dude (vsFTPd 1.1.0: beat me, break me)
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2002-11-22 12:03:24 EST
Hm, of course, the next version of vsftpd doesn't necessarily use xinetd. But
the fix is in.

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