[arch-dev-public] tcp_wrappers- does anyone actually use it?

Gaetan Bisson bisson at archlinux.org
Mon Dec 13 05:27:41 EST 2010

[2010-12-13 10:41:23 +0100] Thomas Bächler:
> It seems inconsistent to have to mess with hosts.{allow,deny} for some
> applications and not for others. The question is, can all these
> applications be built without tcp_wrappers support?

There are also network applications that don't support it at all.
Shouldn't we just try and get rid of tcp_wrappers in as many packages as
we can, knowing that it might remain as a dependency for two or three?

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