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Old 06-23-2004, 10:46 AM   #1
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Is it portmap necessary?

for avery linux system?
Old 06-23-2004, 11:11 AM   #2
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No, I'm not really sure what it does but I don't install it. I think you only need it if you have some sort of local network with NFS, whatever that is.

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Old 06-23-2004, 12:37 PM   #3
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it about rpc i think


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