On Sun, 2006-04-30 at 08:30 +0200, A.J. Bonnema wrote: > AFAIK my firewall has all ports closed for both TCP and UDP. However, > I have no means of checking that this is true. There are tools like nmap that will let you test for yourself. > Through the site "Shields Up" (www.grc.com) I have been able to check > that *some* UDP ports are closed (windows related), but that is no > surprise as I run FC5 and the Windows machines are currently not > connected. It'll test your public interface. If that happens to be a router, that's what it'll test. If your machines are behind one, connections can only go through if you configure the router to allow them. -- (Currently running FC4, occasionally trying FC5.) Don't send private replies to my address, the mailbox is ignored. I read messages from the public lists.