[Swift-user] using swift in an IP-impoverished environment

Mihael Hategan hategan at mcs.anl.gov
Fri Feb 20 10:05:19 CST 2009

On Fri, 2009-02-20 at 15:59 +0000, Ben Clifford wrote:
> > 2. Run behind NAT/Firewall. I found a document describing client-side
> > reqs for this kind of situation here
> > (http://dev.globus.org/wiki/FirewallHowTo section called "Network
> > Address Translation (NAT)").
> > Does anyone have experience in running swift in this mode?
> I've never run it from behind a NAT.

I do that fairly often.

It involves forwarding a range of ports (a hundred of them or more) to
your "submit" machine, setting GLOBUS_TCP_PORT_RANGE to that range and
making sure that GLOBUS_HOSTNAME has your external IP address.

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