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Re: [suse-security] Block port 6000
  • From: Martin Köhling <mk@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2001 17:45:45 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.33.0107111740150.17666-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

On Wed, 11 Jul 2001, Markus Gaugusch wrote:

> if you don't use xdm, use
> startx -nolisten tcp
>
> or if you use xdm, edit /var/X11R6/lib/xdm/Xservers and add
> -nolisten tcp to the line
> :0 local /usr/X11R6/bin/X :0 vt07
> (it looks like ":0 local /usr/X11R6/bin/X :0 vt07 -nolisten tcp"
> afterwards)
>
> Changes in Xservers do not affect sessions with startx !

Oooops - here's the answer...

> (hopefully startx takes -nolisten tcp ... I didn't try. Maybe
> "startx -- -nolisten tcp" works, if the other doesn't work)

The second variation seems to work!

Thanks.

Now if somebody could tell us how to stop kdeinit from listening
on some variable port in the local port range... :-)

Martin


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