krb5-appl/1087: ftp clients can't connect to ftpd over a NAT
hartmans at MIT.EDU
Wed Apr 17 14:13:00 EDT 2002
>>>>> "Donn" == Donn Cave <donn at u.washington.edu> writes:
Donn> A conservative policy for minor releases is a good thing in
Donn> general - I really hate it when every release, no matter how
Donn> minor, includes some gratuitous feature change! But in
Donn> support of this request - how many sites out there aren't
Donn> going to need this patch? Is there any site left in the
Donn> world that isn't stuck with at least some NAT users? It's
Donn> broke, isn't it, and probably for the majority of sites?
It's not even a bug fix. I don't think you can realistically say that
Kerberos has ever supported NAT for ftp even a little bit. We'll add
such support in the next major release.
Hopefully, soon, people will start using GSSAPI sftp and scp instead
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