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[all variants] Enabeling mod_wrap_2 in Proftpd

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all, Im a long time reader but 1st time poster. Recently I have been getting a large number of ftp (and ssh) connections requests from Asian countries on my personal FTP server. I discovered the package called blockhosts (link) which I have configured to use with my ssh server and it is doing the trick in limiting these rouge connections. However Im yet to get it working in proftpd. My reading has shown that I need to configure proftpd with the "mod_wrap_2" (link) module to enable proftpd to use tcp_wrappers as blockhosts relies on host.allow to block unwanted connections. Im r (Hardware)