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Re: A Few Questions



Tim wrote:
> Pick a different port, yet again.  Pick something like eighty-thousand,
> it's unlikely to be blocked, nor be found so easily be nosey parkers
> probing your ports.

Well, it's unlikely to be blocked, all right, but I don't think it will
work: RFC 793 specifies ports as being 16 bits, which means the highest
port number is 65535.

Hope this helps,

James.

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