[AG-TECH] One-page summary of AG port usage -- please help us complete it
Ivan R. Judson
judson at mcs.anl.gov
Mon Feb 13 11:41:32 CST 2006
I think what you're hearing is unwillingness for anyone to commit to a wrong
>From memory, the ports for vic, rat, and the rest of the tools are allocated
by the venue server. It can be a static allocation configured by the
provider or a dynamic allocation (I think the default).
Given this configurability, it's impossible to state exactly what ports the
media tools will or won't use.
Sorry for the complicated answer.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov [mailto:owner-ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov] On
> Behalf Of R. P. Channing ["Rick"] Rodgers
> Sent: Monday, February 13, 2006 11:36 AM
> To: rodgers at nlm.nih.gov; ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov; michael.daw at manchester.ac.uk
> Cc: bernholdtde at ornl.gov; jsummers at bachman.cs.ou.edu;
> terrazas at labmed2.ucsf.edu
> Subject: RE: [AG-TECH] One-page summary of AG port usage -- please help us
> complete it
> Thanks, I agree that AG Central would be an excellent development resource
> and then final home for our summary of AG port usage. We certainly need
> help completing it. The biggest gap right now is port ranges for vic and
> I just *know* that folks working with the code for these applications more
> actively than we do could produce these numbers in a few minutes.
> In browsing around in the AG Central forums, it appears that they have
> received light traffic thus far, not that that should stop us from helping
> kick-start the community there. It's not clear which forums would be
> for our purposes -- I suppose "AG Toolkit/General"? So I'm taking your
> reattaching our two documents here, and also posting my original message
> "AG Toolkit/General" on the forum at http://agcentral.org as wel.
> CORRECTION: just tried to do the above, and got completely wedged -- not
> clear that I have permissions to post to the forum, even though I'm
> Then my web client got completely stuck. Will try again later, sigh...
> Cheers, Rick Rodgers
> > From: "Michael Daw" <michael.daw at manchester.ac.uk>
> > Subject: RE: [AG-TECH] One-page summary of AG port usage -- please help
> complete it
> > Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2006 09:43:55 +0000
> > Great work guys! This is going to be good.
> > But, can I suggest using http://agcentral.org for this? If the document
> discussed and refined in a forum, it will be easy to find. Once it's
> ready, it
> can be posted to the help center. Because most of us still aren't
> used to using agcentral, you can always post frequently to ag-tech too
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: owner-ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov
> > > [mailto:owner-ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov] On Behalf Of R. P.
> > > Channing ["Rick"] Rodgers
> > > Sent: 10 February 2006 20:21
> > > To: ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov
> > > Cc: rodgers at nlm.nih.gov; bernholdtde at ornl.gov;
> > > jsummers at bachman.cs.ou.edu; terrazas at labmed2.ucsf.edu
> > > Subject: [AG-TECH] One-page summary of AG port usage --
> > > please help us complete it
> > >
> > > Dear AG Colleagues,
> > >
> > > I now realize that the work I started last December, trying
> > > to create a
> > > one-page summary of AG port usage (based on the commendable
> > > document created by
> > > Javier Gomez Alonso of the Access Grid Support Centre at the
> > > University
> > > of Manchester) is not easily locatable in the list archives.
> > > I resend it,
> > > attached, along with the Excel version that David E.
> > > Bernholdt of ORNL kindly
> > > created. As I said earlier, all of these documents are missing some
> > > key information, such as the port ranges used by vic and rat.
> > > I send this out
> > > again in the hope that another AG colleague will pick it up
> > > and complete it.
> > > We all really need to have something like this, and i would
> > > hope that eventually
> > > it would end up on the AG web site(s), and be maintained to
> > > reflect any
> > > coding changes/additions made to AG software.
> > >
> > > Best Regards, Rick Rodgers
> > >
> > > --------------------------------------------------------------
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> > >
> > >
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