[AG-TECH] Firewall Ports and Test Venues

Jennifer Teig von Hoffman jtvh at bu.edu
Fri Feb 10 09:22:33 CST 2006

Hi Jim,

You don't mention which docs you've looked at, so I wonder whether you've seen this one yet?


It's got a reasonably good overview of port issues for AG. There certainly are plenty of them!


Jim Summers wrote:
> Hello List,
> I have been working on getting the VenueClient working on our linux 
> systems here.
> Yesterday I was accessing the "Test Room" during the 10-11CST test time. 
>  With the windows client I was able to connect, get video(vic), and 
> audio(rat).  From my linux client, I was able to connect, get video, but 
> no audio.  At one point I shutdown iptables and rat popped up.
> Which then led me to believe that certain ports need to be opened up to 
> allow all of the services to work.   Then it seemed the test period 
> ended before I could crank up ethereal or tcpdump.
> I have searched through the docs and either overlooked the port numbers 
> or am simply overlooking the correct docs.
> Are there specific ports I should allow in for AG services?
> Does anyone know of other venues I could test against, that may be 
> active more frequently than once a week?  Unfortunately I need one that 
> will be accessible by unicast.
> All AccessGrid tools are 2.4-4.
> Many Thanks,

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