CXIV. TCP Wrappers Functions


The TCP wrappers provides a classical unix mechanism which has been designed to check if the remote client is able to connect from the given IP address.


Tcpwrap is currently available through PECL

If PEAR is available on your *nix-like system you can use the pear installer to install the tcpwrap extension, by the following command: pear -v install tcpwrap.

You can always download the tar.gz package and install tcpwrap by hand:

Example 1. tcpwrap install by hand

gunzip tcpwrap-xxx.tgz
tar -xvf tcpwrap-xxx.tar
cd tcpwrap-xxx
./configure && make && make install

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tcpwrap_check --  tcpwrap check