James: On Thu, 13 December 2001, James Rich wrote: > Well IMNSHO the use of port 449 for this stuff is stupid. Want to connect > to the telnet server? Use port 23. Want to use other services? Connect > to the appropriate port. But wait, that is what 449 is supposed to be: > the appropriate port. Why do we need a standard to tell us what is > already an existing standard? For standard ports, there's usually no problem. But which port will you connect to on my system to reach the tom_liotta_examples service? And when I change that port at midnight because I need to use it for the black_hole service, which port will you connect to then? Tom Liotta -- Tom Liotta The PowerTech Group, Inc. 19426 68th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032 Phone 253-872-7788 Fax 253-872-7904 http://www.400Security.com ___________________________________________________ The ALL NEW CS2000 from CompuServe Better! Faster! More Powerful! 250 FREE hours! Sign-on Now! http://www.compuserve.com/trycsrv/cs2000/webmail/
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