The command line tool PortQry.exe can be used from a Windows workstation to test access to ports on the server.
The syntax is:
portqry.exe -n ipaddress -e port -p both
portqry.exe -n 192.168.1.100 -e 445 -p both
The ports we commonly use are:
Used by the client to talk to the database running on the server.
Fedora Directory Server
Used by the client to talk to the directory server running on the server.Â Only used if an existing directory server (ex: Active Directory) is not in place.
Used by the client to transfer files to and from the server.
5900 - ? one for each display, Java vnc viewers use 5800-?
Used from the client machine to get remove access to the serverâ€™s UI for support.
phpPgAdmin â€“ DB Admin
Used from the client via a web browser to administer the database.
CA BrightStor ARCserve Java Client
80, 6060, 6072
Used from the client via a web browser to administer the backup software.Â Requires Java.