Brian Lloyd wrote:
> On Oct 28, 2008, at 9:29 PM, Christopher M. Iarocci wrote:
>> Brian Lloyd wrote:
>>> I have a host behind m0n0wall/NAT running FTP in passive mode. This
>>> means that the incoming data channel connection must be NATed to the
>>> internal address (this appears to be working) but the IP address in
>>> the passive connection command needs to be rewritten by the router
>>> to the external address rather than the internal address. Is there a
>>> way to get M0nowall to do this?
>>> Thanks in advance.
>>> Brian Lloyd
>>> Granite Bay Montessori School 9330 Sierra College Bl
>>> brian AT gbmontessori DOT com Roseville, CA 95661
>>> +1.916.367.2131 (voice) +1.791.912.8170 (fax)
>> That is a function of the FTP server, not the firewall. Most FTP
>> servers have this very setting just for this application.
> Thank you. I have never seen that option in the FTP server but I have
> seen (and used) the rewriting feature for the FTP "port" command in
> routers before which is why I asked the question.
If you let us know which FTP server you're using, one of us might be
able to point you in the direction of the setting I referred to.