To whom it may concern,
The version of portmap which comes with RedHat 4.1 is buggy, in that
it reads /etc/hosts.allow incorrectly.
The tcp-wrappers reads /etc/hosts.allow properly, but in order for
portmap to work properly, the allowed hosts MUST listed by *IP* address,
It looks like it's portmap version 4.0-3. The kernel being used is
If this isn't the proper place to make the bug report, please