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Re: [suse-security] SuSE 9.2 + SuSEfirewall2 + nfs problems
  • From: Ludwig Nussel <ludwig.nussel@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2005 16:37:21 +0100
  • Message-id: <20050315153721.GA25803@xxxxxxx>
Philippe Vogel wrote:
> [...]
> I had different problems with it.
>
> - - At first you have to bind nfs and/or the mountdeamon to a defined
> port (forgot which one gets dynamic port association).
> - - Afterwards you can set rules for that defined port.

SuSEfirewall2 supports dynamic portmapper assigned ports, you can
just specify e.g. FW_SERVICES_EXT_RPC="mountd nfs" and it will
automatically open the required ports. You need to restart
SuSEfirewall2 every time the ports change of course.

cu
Ludwig

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