Port is a generic term that can refer to port number (software related term), and computer hardware port. Here, questions referencing this tag refer to port numbers.

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Postfix outgoing mail through specific port [on hold]

I am trying to setup postfix so that it sends out mails from localhost to external recipients using a single port. Currently postfix is trying to send out mails through a random port within the ...
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Make user or group own port

In some situations a web application will talk to clients through a reverse proxy (e.g. Apache with mod_proxy) where the reverse proxy is listening on port 80 and the web application is listening on a ...
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openSUSE installs and VMs constantly being hacked and bricked

Sorry if this is a total newbie question, but I'm doing frontend design work for a radical political organisation and ALL my installations of Linux, be they openSUSE, Ubuntu or Fedora keep getting ...
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Howto expose port in docker container

I’ve run a web service in a docker container on a custom port (8080). Here, I’m trying to run a container, exposing the relevant container’s port (as seen here), but the no avail. docker run -p ...
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Apache vhosts redirect to www.domain.com:PortNumber/

I'm having the following problem with Apache 2.4. I have set httpd.conf file to listen to 2 more ports (8081 and 8082) like this: Listen 80 Listen 8081 Listen 8082 DocumentRoot "C:/xampp/htdocs1" ...
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SSH tunnel with different ssh port [migrated]

I am trying to make a ssh tunnel connection to a remote server that has different SSH port. My PC hostname: fooserver.com IP address: 10.25.0.186 SSH port: 63354 My Remote PC hostname: ...
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How can a system hold more then 65535 concurrent TCP connections?

As far as I know, a TCP/IP stack can only maintain an absolute maximum of 65535 concurrent connections; while reading the white-paper for some F5 BigIP load balancers, I see that these can hold open ...
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Port decisions for email setup in 2016 (Ubuntu)

I have a new Ubuntu 14.04 LAMP server with the UFW firewall setup on DigitalOcean. My goal is to add email for use on my phone(iPhone) and laptop(via Roundcube). There is a lot of old information ...
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Can't connect to socket from outside

I have a problem on my server when I start an application that listen to a port: I can connect to it from the same machine, but not from the ouside world. I noticed this problem when trying to create ...
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FTP Port Protocol Type

I recently switched to a different VPN provider, therefore did a fresh server installation. Before I proceed, please keep in mind that I am not super experienced with server stuff. I am having a ...
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Cannot copy a local file to live server over a port other than 22 [closed]

I am trying to copy a file from my computer to my server through scp command. I have changed the default sshd port from 22 to 36871. Now, the problem is when I issue the scp command over port 36871, I ...
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Use two services/protocols on port 80 [migrated]

i ran into a problem today. I'am running a home webserver with FTP and everything and want also be able to connect to XBox live. The problem is (maybe some of you know) that Live uses port 80 (which ...
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Redirection of ports does not work

I have a VPS, and by some reasons common ports (1 - 1000) are closed. I installed iRedMail, but did not find any ways to change smtp submission ports, so I decided to just forward connection. I have ...
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Reject all except for whitelist policy with firewalld

I've been reading on firewalld for about the whole morning, and I came up with the following public zone: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <zone> <short>Public</short> ...
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Nginx redirect port to url

I'm running a VPS that has VestaCP installed. The web panel runs on port 8083. I've managed to get it working on panel.domain.com however, some of the URL's in the panel lose functionality when using ...
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On Azure Windows VM, Why do some ports open fine and others do not?

I am trying to set up FileMaker Server on a new Azure Windows 2012 VM (not classic). The step that has me flummoxed is opening the ports. I have created the inbound end points for the three required ...
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Downstream IBM Httpd Server returns 404 only when accessed through another upstream IHS web server

We have a current setup like the following: HTTPServer - IBM HTTPD Server v? WASServer6.1 - WebSphere Application Server v6.1 (Running App "A") The basic communication is as follows on the listed ...
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Port not accessible

Am using AWS windows EC2 instance. I set the inbound rules in the machine to open all ports for public access. I installed IIS, and XAMPP in 8080 port. Now I could use 123.234.345.456 to open IIS and ...
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How to say when a service (any service) is available on a specific remote port

I'm using docker and docker-compose to compose a service which is a combination of several others. As the inner services are serving each other, there's a predefined priority by which they must be ...
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ZyXEL switch management port configuration [closed]

I'm a total newbie in configuring a network switch and I would like to know how can I configure the management port of a ZyXEL switch. I have a ZyXEL XGS3700-24 model and I set an IP address like ...
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How can i assing ip_local_port_range for different network interfaces

I want to ask is it possible to specify different port ranges (ip_local_port_range) for different physical interfaces on the same PC. Or is it the same for all physical interfaces.
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Ephemeral port reuse for TCP connections to different IP addresses

I know that a web server running a website on TCP port 80 can receive TCP connections from many different IP addresses sourced from many different ephemeral ports. Can a client initiate multiple ...
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Non standard ssh port: should I edit /etc/services?

On a *nix system, when configuring ssh to listen on non standard port, should I also edit /etc/services to reflect that. I would think it should be done, so tools that use it (such as ufw) will ...
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Correctly opening port 443 to the internet

I need port 443 open to the internet on my server. When I check internally via netstat -tulpn | grep "nginx", I see that nginx is indeed LISTENing on that port. However, trying nmap -p443 mysite.com ...
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Apache forwarding to different private port

So I'm working with a fresh install of apache2 from the repos on Ubuntu 14.04.3. For unrelated reasons, the machine is already serving other things on port 80, so I want Apache to serve on a different ...
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Port Security / MAC lock with Netgear GS752TXS

Has anybody here has in use the Netgear GS752TXS (52 Port Stackable Smart Switch with 10GE uplink) with port security active? I would like to activate port security on specific ports to allow only ...
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Avaya switch - need to block port 25

Situation: In QA-DEV Lab environment I need to block port 25 for the egress traffic on AVAYA ERS5510-48T switch. Question: How do I do it using EDM aka Web Interface? Couldn't find anything in ...
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Cannot use browser on server PC [closed]

I have a (Delphi-Indy based) custom server running on a dedicated PC. It used to listen on port 80 but on later versions of Windows that port is already assigned, so now I use port 8080. My clients ...
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FTP or file share [closed]

I have a server hosted in a cloud running ubuntu server 15.10. I don't have access to all ports (only main ports) and I wanted to install some kind of FTP server or sharing server. I'd like to host a ...
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How to point domain to an web aps inside a Tomcat instance?

I have a problem, many days I can't resolve. 1. I have 1 VPS CentOS x64, 768 MB RAM, host at vultr.com, IP 45.32.45.204. 2. I have 1 website active codingvn.com (I use script to point domain to web ...
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SSH RDP Tunnel and Port Connection

Tried doing some research but can't really figure out the solution (or how to troubleshoot further) for this problem. Objective and Reasoning for setting this up: SSH Tunnel RDP from work to home ...
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Rtmplite and Open Broadcaster Software

I'm messing around with Rtmplite (found here), a Python implementation of an RTMP server. I'm doing this because I have an old computer running SunOS 5.10 that I want to use to stream a friend's ...
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Watchguard blocking ports

I want to block the whole Internet for particular hosts. In this case I used policy 'Any" which basically blocks every single port (tcp+udp I believe). In FROM field I put particular IP address from ...
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When should a port 9040 used for? [closed]

A firewall rule for my web app ( python) is created with allowed protocol tcp:9040. I added my domain and created DNS zones, however I still don't get to see my app when I type my domain in the ...
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Nginx setup, 443 open but no respons on https://

So i just integrated my certificate and my nginx conf verifies it when i restart. When i do a: netstat -anp | grep 443 it returns: tcp 0 0 0.0.0.0:443 0.0.0.0:* LISTEN ...
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Nginx M/Monit password protect

I am trying to protect access to M/Monit web interface: Box: ubuntu 14.04 nginx 1.8.1 mmonit-3.5.1 I created a mmonit config file under /etc/nginx/sites-available: server { listen 8080; ...
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Unable to access postgres remotely from Azure VM

I'm trying to access a postgres database remotely and I can't for the life of me get it to work. I've installed a Gen 2 linux VM in Azure with Ubuntu 14.04 and installed postgres. SSH works ...
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Port is listening but not Open

Port Info I am trying to open port 9121 for a minecraft plugin votifier... Currently the site that needs to connect to it can not. I am a total newb to this.. but this just makes no sense to me ...
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Make Apache work on a custom port using iptables only

My Apache/2.2.14 (Ubuntu) is running on port 80. I'm trying to make it listen on port 999 as well, but without making any changes to the apache config, only using iptables. I've added this to the ...
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Why when i use netstat while not connected to internet, it returns some ip addresses?

I read that this command displays network connections for the Transmission Control Protocol more info link netstat ,but when i not connected to internet and i turn off XAMMP server,it returns some ...
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How can i open correct ports on windows firewall for apache instead of using all?

I installed an Apache2 (8085 and 8086 ports) in a fresh windows 2008 R2 installation. But i found a problem opening ports. I opened the firewall for the program httpd.exe (full and correct path) for ...
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LetsEncrypt adding new Cert without killing Service

I use Let's Encrypt for my HTTPS certificates and every time I add a new cert or update a existing one I must stop my HTTP server on port 80 and start the Let's Encrypt script. I want to add new ...
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Using ports instead of HTTP request to tell server which site to serve

Are there any drawbacks to using ports to tell my server which website to return instead of getting that info from the HTTP request? Is there a best practice to decide which port range to use? As I ...
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Unable to connect to a port from a remote machine in Centos?

I am not able to connect to 9423 port of a machine from another machine though the local telnet localhost 9423 works. Here is my netstat -putna. Is there anything suspicious? 10000 works just fine ...
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Git Failed to connect to 127.0.0.1 port 8087: Connection refused

I'm installing the array database rasdaman, when I go to the step "make" , it begins to: git submodule update --init --recursive Cloning into 'third_party/googlemock'... but I don't know what ...
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Why can't I disable routing/route or ndp on OmniOS? (Illumos)

I'm trying to harden this server and eliminate unused processes. I've been reviewing the output of netstat -a and see several entries under UDP and TCP with State LISTEN. I've disabled most of the ...
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How to revert SSH changes back to default after changing port from default?

Got myself into a sticky situation. I've got a bare metal server in a DC which is reasonably far in distance from me. In any case, a few day ago I changed the SSH port from default to 6298 and now I ...
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Firewalld not opening port 25? [duplicate]

Lookst like firewalld is not opening port 25. I tried adding the smtp service, and port 25 separately as well, yet, I am unable to telnet to the server. Any tips? [root@host ~]# firewall-cmd ...
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How do you allow all non-standard port traffic via forward proxy?

when the proxy is set for http and https traffic (say on a tomcat app), is this only for standard 80/443 traffic? I was wondering what ports you have access to when you set the following attributes ...
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Watchuguard access to external server from internal network

It looks, like my problem is common, I tried every single hint I found, but nothing is working. Here is my problem. I have an internal network behind Watchguard m400, with few VLAN's on ports. I ...