Firewall blocking desktop features

Reindl Harald h.reindl at
Tue Sep 10 21:52:45 UTC 2013

Am 10.09.2013 23:38, schrieb Heiko Adams:
> Am 10.09.2013 23:11, schrieb Reindl Harald:
>>> AFAIR the samba client port is also blocked by default which makes it
>>> impossible to share files with windows machines
>> what is a samba *client* port?
> It's port 137 and 138 UDP

mhh - and why should i need an *incoming* port for smb?

>> if you want to offer shares you are a *server*
> Samba-client is (also?) required to access remote shares on Windows
> machines

mhh - that is why i connect to smb-shares *without* any incoming port 137/138/139/445 since years?

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