port system behind a firewall
roger at cs.strath.ac.uk
Tue Aug 1 13:11:33 BST 2000
David Richards wrote:
> is there a way of using the ports system behind a firewall?
I sit behind a firewall here and I have no problems.
But it all depends upon what you firewall does and does
not let through.
First of all, what problems are you experiencing?
Some tips though are:
make sure ftp and fetch are running in passive mode.
If you have a http proxy and/or ftp proxy
on your firewall, you need to make fetch use these too.
Can you tell me a little more about your setup
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