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Old 04-20-2010, 09:40 PM   #1
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udp ports 5198 and 5199

How do I open ports 5198/udp and 5199/udp on a slackware based firewall?
Old 04-21-2010, 08:36 AM   #2
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You could try :
iptables -I INPUT -p udp --dport ( insert the port number here) -j ACCEPT
So, thats --dport ( for the destination ) and --sport (for the source)
In my experience, the command to change a port has not changed from distro to distro.

NOTE: I am finding these sites to be very informative for my own uses:
some neat port connection rate / limit examples

some neat logging examples

Hope this stuff helps. see ya!

Last edited by mrmnemo; 04-21-2010 at 09:31 PM. Reason: typo in command.
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Originally Posted by tomg120 View Post
How do I open ports 5198/udp and 5199/udp on a slackware based firewall?
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