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A service is running in my system (redhat linux) which opens the port 9000. When i do
# telnet localhost 9000 it says,

Connected to localhost.localdomain (
Escape character is '^]'.

But when i do the same with my network ip,
# telnet 9000

It says,

telnet: connect to address Connection refused
telnet: Unable to connect to remote host: Connection refused

Why is that ?

I've diabled the firewall using service iptables stop

Moreover this happens only for this port, telnet 22 works properly.

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up vote 1 down vote accepted

Process listen only

netstat -an | grep 9000

change program conf

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