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Re: AW: AW: [suse-security] SuSEfirewall2 blocks SMB traffic
  • From: tmp@xxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 27 Nov 2004 20:08:23 +0100
  • Message-id: <200411272008.26206.tmp@xxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 27 November 2004 19:36, dadirtyluk wrote:
> did you set fw_services_ext in /etc/sysconfig/SuSEfirewall2?
> or have you just 'tried' to set it somehow with yast and it
> didn't work out?

YaST (9.2). I didn't "try" it "somehow" but I entered 137 and 138 for external
UDP ports and 139 and 445 for external TCP ports... :-)

> you need to give some more information about your setup...many
> things can be going wrong...
> ipaddresses

Well, ok: router my machine
192.168.0.DHCP windows machine

> hardware setup (routers, hubs/switches, etc)

Netgear wireless router to which both PCs are connected.

> what is working and what is not

Everything's working find except SMB. SMB isn't working at all if the FW is
enabled. AFAIK one port (139?) is only for directory listings or similar but
I think the problem is something else but an closed port...
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