[SOLVED] Opening ports in Mint, safest, most user friendly methods?

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CMW
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[SOLVED] Opening ports in Mint, safest, most user friendly methods?

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I need to open some ports for a GPS tracking server using Java I want to run on the current Mint distro, are there any easy / foolproof ways of doing this? Better by Terminal or a GUI? Thanks.
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Re: Opening ports in Mint, safest, most user friendly methods?

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I feel all ports should be open you can test by telnet portno. command.
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Re: [SOLVED] Opening ports in Mint, safest, most user friendly methods?

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Thank you, I had assumed a firewall would be loaded and active from the get go, appreciated!

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Re: [SOLVED] Opening ports in Mint, safest, most user friendly methods?

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Thanks for the link, that's very helpful.

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