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Old 03-10-2005, 07:45 AM   #1
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mac os x: how to let irc server listen to port 6667


I've just compiled ratbox ircd for my Mac OS X 10.3.8 system. I'm running it as normal user, but can't connect to it. I assume that this is due to the port being blocked - how can I set it to listen on 6667?



Edit: Rephrased the header as I don't think the answer depends on which particular irc daemon I'm using.

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Old 03-11-2005, 01:28 PM   #2
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You could add a ipfw rule like :
ipfw add allow tcp from any to any 6667 in


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