authd

Hello.

I just installed Fedora core 5 and it is provided with authd, the ident-protocol deamon.
I installed irssi for my users to use but it is kind of important to have ident running.

I opened port 113 via firewall and did the same in the iptables to let this port through.

I start irssi normallly but I still have the ~username@**** . So the "~" is still in front.

I cant find any conf-files but the rpm is installed.
How can I make it work?
Thank you in advance!"
Best regards/Artur
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harbor235Commented:
The config file for idents is /etc/identd.conf

good docs:

http://www.iss.net/security_center/advice/Reference/Networking/Misc/IDENT/default.htm


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thtranceAuthor Commented:
Ehm, that does not provide me woth enough info.
Bu I think I need to do somethng wth the auth-file in my /etc/xinetd.d/ directory.

Any tips on configuration there?
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