Restricting distributed Erlang to one host
Sat Nov 22 13:23:49 CET 2003
On Saturday, November 22, 2003, at 07:43 am, Carsten Schultz wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 21, 2003 at 07:48:20PM -0600, Martin J. Logan wrote:
>> Yeah, have your .erlang.cookie file be unique per host.
> Oh, I'm sorry, I was not clear enough in my original question. For
> security reasons I do not want to rely on cookies for this but want to
> have connections from different hosts being rejected right away.
There is a new kernel application parameter called
inet_dist_use_interface. This allows you to specify the IP address to
bind the distribution listen address to, which should do what you wish.
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