[Firewall] Open UDP-Port for Plex

Mick michaelkintzios at gmail.com
Tue Jul 16 07:37:18 CEST 2013

On Monday 15 Jul 2013 21:08:48 Tobias Kirchhofer wrote:
> Hi list,
> trying to open an UDP-Port for plex mediaserver - no success. Plex runs on
> the same machine which is also the router.
> Arnos:
> 00debconf.conf: OPEN_UDP="32400"
> Scan from another server outside:
> $ nmap -sU -p 32401 myrouter
> 32400/udp close unknown
> All other scanned UDP ports reports like:
> 32401/udp open|filtered unknown
> What do i miss?
> Thanks in advance.

That the port is allowed at the firewall, but there's no application listening 
on it?  I'd have another look at the settings in your server's configuration.  
Which port have you set it to listen on, for connections?

What does 'netstat -anlp' show?

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