Coda File System

Re: yer port numbers suck

From: <>
Date: Thu, 16 Apr 1998 09:45:50 -0400
<> ,in message <
	>, wrote: 

> No, I think one arcane animal has a hardcoded portnumber.
> To make your filterlife even more complicated, we are working on a
> portmapper!

  Dear god, NO!  Actually, this isn't really a problem as long as you provide
and document a command-line flag to allow the sysadmin to set the port numbers.
This way people who don't care won't do a thing, and those who do care can
control the port numbers and build filter rules to match.

Bob Forsman                         
Received on 1998-04-16 09:50:29