Assigned numbers.

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton lkcl at
Wed Sep 30 14:34:58 GMT 1998

On Wed, 30 Sep 1998, Christopher R. Hertel wrote:

> I've been poking around a bit and have a few questions.
>   Port 42:   It appears as though this is being used for WINS replication. 
>              Any truth to the rumor?

don't know.
>   name             42/tcp    Host Name Server
>   name             42/udp    Host Name Server
>   nameserver       42/tcp    Host Name Server
>   nameserver       42/udp    Host Name Server
>   Port 135:  This is listed as a DCE/RPC termination port.  Is this being
>              used by the NT DCE/RPC stuff at all?

it's the standard dce/rpc negotiation port.  yes, i recall, when running
winsmgr.exe 2 years ago that traffic occurred on this port, and then some
other traffic occurred on a high port number.

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