> > I just checked my logs and found this:
> > Jan 11 19:31:43 C287853-A kernel: Packet log: output DENY eth0 PROTO=17
> > 188.8.131.52:61607 184.108.40.206:69 L=43 S=0x00 I=45927 F=0x0000 T=127 (#53)
> > Jan 11 19:33:00 C287853-A kernel: Packet log: output DENY eth0 PROTO=17
> > 220.127.116.11:61607 18.104.22.168:69 L=43 S=0x00 I=33640 F=0x0000 T=127 (#53)
> > The bad part is that the source IP address is mine!!! At the time of these
> > log entries I was playing Quake 3.
> > Please tell me that there is a legitimate reason that my server was trying
> Have you browsed to that address? It's a Q3 ranking site. I
> would say your Q3 is trying to log into that machine to upload
> your player stats or something along those lines. If so, this is
> either built-in by ID Software or your copy was modified for the
> purpose... worth asking ID about.
FWIW there was an article some time ago on http://slashdot.org/ about Q3
stuff "sending info back to iD" or whatever, which provoked a suitable
outcry from some quarters. Shouldn't be too hard to find...
of Usenet if they don't sort themselves out, aren't they? Be grateful it
was denied, then :)
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