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 From:  Chris K Ellsworth <ckellsworth at yahoo dot com>
 To:  "Jimmy Bones (Mhottie)" <mhottie at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  "Kimmo Jaskari" <kimmo dot jaskari at gmail dot com>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] FTP server behind monowall
 Date:  Sun, 1 Oct 2006 12:15:05 -0700
IIRC its in the registry, you might have 2 google alittle for it.

On Oct 1, 2006, at 12:07 PM, Jimmy Bones (Mhottie) wrote:

> I've been ripping my hair out over this also... it seems that IIS  
> has no
> option (that I know of yet) to set what external IP to answer with  
> in the
> passive answer. The internal server is on a 192.x.x.x address, and has
> server nat forwarding port 21 to it.
>
> IIS responds with it's internal ip address in the passive command  
> exchange.
>
> How can you set in IIS via script or registry the external IP addr?  
> I am
> either not searching for the right info, or it's just not there.
>
> -J
>
> On 9/10/06, Kimmo Jaskari <kimmo dot jaskari at gmail dot com> wrote:
>>
>> On 9/10/06, Christopher M. Iarocci <iarocci at eastendsc dot com> wrote:
>>
>> > This server does not work as it should, and it is not because of  
>> your
>> > firewall, but because of your server config. Your server is clearly
>> > passing it's own IP back to the client. It should not be doing  
>> that.
>> > Your firewall does not do that, the server does. I'm not  
>> familiar with
>>
>> Quote from the Filezilla server documentation (or faq, don't  
>> remember):
>>
>> --
>> Further you have to allow a port range for incoming connections for
>> passive mode transfers. You can specify this port range on the
>> "passive mode settings" page in the settings dialog in the server
>> interface. In most cases, a range like 5000-5100 is sufficient. With
>> certain firewalls, it may be possible that FileZilla can't  
>> determinate
>> the external IP address. In this case you have to enter the IP  
>> address
>> (or your host name) on the passive mode page in the settings dialog.
>> --
>>
>> You are opening a lot of ports needlessly for passive. A hundred  
>> would
>> be enough for all but very active servers. I use 20 for my home box
>> and that's probably overkill.
>>
>> You also need to go to the passive mode page in the settings dialog,
>> as per the quote above, and enter the external IP or host name of  
>> your
>> connection there. If you have a dynamic IP and a DynDNS service set
>> up, put the DynDNS domain name there.
>>
>> You'll need port 21 incoming to forward to the machine with the FTP
>> server and you'll need at least port 20/21 outgoing from it open; you
>> probably have it all open the way many m0n0wall users do, and that's
>> fine.
>>
>> --
>> -{ Kimmo Jaskari }--{ kimmo dot jaskari at gmail dot com }--
>>
>> Progress isn't made by early risers. It's made by lazy men trying to
>> find easier ways to do something.
>>   - Robert Heinlein
>>
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