Under Red Hat Linux 5.2 I cannot bind a udp socket to port 61000 or
Does anyone know why?
Thomas J. Feller
Enforcer Technology, Inc.
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Linix has something called IP masquerading that uses port 61000 through
These numbers are defined in: /usr/src/linux/include/net/ip_masq.h
More information available at:
Now my next question is what is the easiest way to disable this.
I already know I can hack at the source and recompile/link the kernel.