Brice, I'm glad the non-listening server feature is useful to you. To use the ACCEPT feature, the downstream LDM will need an ACCEPT entry in its configuration-file and the upstream site will need a program that sends unrequested data-products (like the ldmsend(1) program) to a specific host. (The rtstats(1) program also uses this feature, but can't send arbitrary data-products.) The ldmsend(1) program has a manual-page ("man ldmsend"). Note that using the ldmsend(1) program with a corresponding ACCEPT entry to transmit data-products isn't as reliable as one LDM requesting data from another. > Steve, > > I was looking at the release notes for the current release and noticed two > things, one of which might save us some additional headaches with security > in some cases. > > First, I noticed that the new release has a provision for running a second > LDM instance without listening for external connections. This will > probably prove very useful at our installation because we have some data > that is proprietary and we shouldnât have it exposed to some of our > external customers. This provision will allow us to set up a private > processing queue. Thanks! > > The second one involves the ldmd configuration for ACCEPT which I have > always seen in the ldmd.conf file as just a âoldâ thing we didnât use. > However, in some circumstances it would be âbetterâ security-wise for us > to > âpushâ data to some external customers, as opposed to letting them in as > clients, and, if I understand this correctly, the ACCEPT configuration > might allow us to do that. Can you point me to some additional > documentation on how to make that work? What Iâve seen so far indicates > that the HIYA does part of it, but itâs unclear if an LDMSEND is used or > what that would get that data to go to the âacceptorâ given that there > would not be an active request to process. > > Thanks, donât want to take too much of your time (I *know* youâre busy), > > Brice > > Brice Biggerstaff, CISSP > JSC Weather Decision Support System > Software Engineering Support Lead > 281-853-3011 (w) > 713-764-2601 (p) > address@hidden (alpha text pager) > address@hidden > > Res Confacti Erimus > *âWe get things done.â* Regards, Steve Emmerson Ticket Details =================== Ticket ID: DUO-485818 Department: Support LDM Priority: Normal Status: Closed
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