[jhb_airlines] Re: Port problem

  • From: "Tom Smith" <ftd.smith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2004 18:16:36 +0100

xp
I have got it running now with Mikes help spaces .on the comp with atoc on I
can only see 1 reference to atoc that is atoc.exe
on the comp with fs and the internet connection not a thing
Tom
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bones" <bones@xxxxxxx>
To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Saturday, July 31, 2004 5:05 PM
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Port problem


> I was assuming you were running Win XP. Are you on a different OS?
>
> bones
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Tom Smith
> > Sent: 31 July 2004 12:48
> > To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Port problem
> >
> >
> > John
> > I cant find netstart.exe on my set up do I need to down load
> > from MS site tom
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Bones" <bones@xxxxxxx>
> > To: "JHB Email List" <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Saturday, July 31, 2004 4:14 AM
> > Subject: [jhb_airlines] Port problem
> >
> >
> > > Tom,
> > >
> > > After a couple of fruitless hours trying to read up on port
> > settings
> > > for a network I decided to look at things from a different angle. I
> > > got a possible lead from the MS query base when it said that if a
> > > program opens a port on your machine then no other program
> > can access
> > > that port. I'd always been considering that your port was
> > blocked by a
> > > firewall setting and didn't consider it may already be in use.
> > >
> > > Regardless of either there was a means described by MS on how to
> > > determine a ports usage. The following is from their web page:
> > >
> > > "The Netstat.exe utility has a new switch, the -o switch, that can
> > > display the process identifier (ID) that is associated with each
> > > connection. This information can be used to determine which process
> > > (program) listens on a given port. For example, the netstat -ano
> > > command can produce the following output:
> > >
> > > Proto    Local Address    Foreign Address    State        PID
> > > TCP      0.0.0.0:80       0.0.0.0:0          Listening    888
> > >
> > > If you use Task Manager, you can match the process ID that
> > is listed
> > > to a process name (program). This feature enables you to find the
> > > specific port that a program currently uses. Because this specific
> > > port is in use already by a program, another program is
> > prevented from
> > > using that same port."
> > >
> > > So, open up the command prompt on both your machines and type
> > >
> > > NETSTAT -ANO
> > >
> > > This should bring up a list as shown above and, hopefully,
> > you should
> > > see the ATOC ports listed amongst them. I should add that
> > you should
> > > be running ATOC at the time you run NETSTAT.
> > >
> > > Look at the PID numbers for all the lines containing the ATOC port
> > > numbers. Hopefully these should all be the same. Now right click on
> > > the taskbar and open Task Manager. Go to the Processes tab and you
> > > will see all the running processes together with their
> > PID's. If the
> > > PID column isn't showing then use View... Select Columns to
> > bring it
> > > up. You can now compare the PID numbers you got from
> > NETSTAT with the
> > > process list in Task Manager to see which program is using the port.
> > > Ideally it should be ATOC but if any firewall is trapping
> > the port it
> > > will show up here.
> > >
> > > HC@xxxxxxxxxx
> > > http://fsaviation.net
> > >
> > >
> >
>
>


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