HI ,

I have installed Openfire on fedora machine. i can start the openfire on this machine and it runs on the localhost. But i can not access openfire remotly as follows


i have desabled ip tables on this computer

also when i do telnet for port 9090 on the localhost , it works

could some one help me to get this working

Thanks in advance for any help

  • I have disabled iptables.
    – mcandre
    Jun 15, 2010 at 18:38

1 Answer 1


Edit conf/openfire.xml to use a port on a host or IP other than localhost.

1st result for Google: openfire conf.

  • Hi mcandre , could you tell me , where should i add this ip address. openfire.xml
    – KItis
    Jun 15, 2010 at 18:47
  • here is the openfire.xml pastebin.com/9bUSkvny , it has only the port no , but there is no local ipaddress thought it works on localhost,
    – KItis
    Jun 15, 2010 at 18:50
  • i did edit the location network interface by giving the relevant ip address , but still can not connect remotely
    – KItis
    Jun 15, 2010 at 19:17

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