On Mon, Feb 14, 2005 at 11:45:07PM +0000, david blunkett wrote: > If I have a firewall it doesn't work - just times out. This problem > occurs <even> if I open port 873. Are you connecting to a daemon or using a remote shell? While the daemon protocol does use port 873 (only), a remote shell uses its own port, such as ssh's port 22. ..wayne..