[rc5] DOD For OS/2

Colin L. Hildinger colin at ionet.net
Thu Jun 19 09:24:10 EDT 1997


On Thu, 19 Jun 1997 04:38:41 -0700, Jeff Lawson wrote:

>At 04:11 PM 6/19/97 +1000, Andrew Glazebrook wrote:
>>	I attempted to use it for DoD in combination with a linux personal key
>>server, but for some reason the clients connecting to the keyserver kept
>>setting it off somehow (though I don't think it happens every time,
>>perhaps it is a fault with clients). But for a single client it should
>>certainly fine.
>
>It is likely caused by the client when they print out the name of the
>server that they are connecting to (assuming you have the clients set to
>use an external DNS machine).  Each time they connect, they perform a
>reverse lookup of the IP address to retrieve the DNS name of the server.
>This is due to the programming choices made by the original genx programmers.

Is it being changed in the new version or does it matter?


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