[nSLUG] Open port on Ubuntu box

Michael Crawford mdcrawford at gmail.com
Wed Jul 18 23:12:19 ADT 2007


Is the port you're trying to connect to allowed to receive
connections?  I don't have a Linux box handy to tell you just how, but
it has to be listed in (I think) /etc/hosts.allow

Mike
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On 7/18/07, sbo at eastlink.ca <sbo at eastlink.ca> wrote:
>
>
> Hi everyone,
>
> I have been trying to connect to an Ubuntu box through a given port (let's
> take 10001  for example).  I have not been able to do so, but I can easily
> SSH into it and see what I need to see.  I assume that the firewall is not
> preventing me since I can get in through port 22.  How can I open a port
> through my SSH session (terminal session)?  What is the appropriate set of
> commands?
>
> Thank you,
>
> S.
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